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ALICE MAUDE ROBINSON -
Alice Maude Robinson, age 59, Pleasant Garden, N.C. passed away on Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at the Moses-Cone Hospital, Greensboro, N.C. after an extended illness. She was born in Toughkenamon, PA. on March 19, 1955, to the late Charlie D Mains and Jane Dunn Mains. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Mike Robinson and also a sister, Nancy Brown. She formerly worked at Burlington and Sara Lee. She was a JCHS graduate of the Class of 1973. She loved knitting and spending time with her grandchildren.

BARBARA L. SLUDER -
Barbara L. Sluder, age 73, of 114 Allison Road, Piney Flats, TN passed away Tuesday, December 9, 2014 in Johnson City Medical Center. She was born January 31, 1941 to the late Willis Ross and Emily Rifenbark Ross. She was a member of Shady Valley Baptist Church and she enjoyed scrapbooking, crocheting and painting. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Johnny H. Sluder and two brothers, Jim Ross and Carl Ross.

LEWIS G. WILSON -
Lewis G. Wilson, age 64, of Mountain City, Tennessee, passed away on Saturday, December 13, 2014 at his residence. He was born on June 20, 1950 to Jeane Lewis Wilson and the late Ernest Grant Wilson. In addition to his father, Lewis was preceded in death by a nephew, Brad Dunn and his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Clarence and Marie McElyea.

PASTOR ALAN DALE KOCH -
Pastor Alan Dale Koch, age 54, of Mountain City, Tennessee, passed away on Tuesday, December 9, 2014. He was born on July 22, 1960 to the late William and Mary McIntire Koch. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Earleen Koch and brother, Robert Koch.

RUBY C. WAGNER -
Ruby C. Wagner, age 99, passed away Tuesday, December 9, 2014 in Ivy Hall Nursing Home in Elizabethton, TN. She was born June 9, 1915 in Old Butler to the late Walt and Etta Crosswhite Griffey. She was a native of Old Butler and attended The Watauga Academy. Ruby was the widow of Daniel Wilburn Wagner. In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased in death by her son: Rondal “Bud” Wagner; daughter: Shirley Wagner Dugger; two grandchildren: Michael Dugger and Brenda Dugger Bell; her sisters: Ruth, Chastine and Georgia Lee; brother: Haskell Griffey; daughters-in-law: Gerldine Dugger Wagner and Christine Fletcher Wagner; and son-in-law: Bill Dugger.