By Lorraine Bennett
By Becky Long
Appalachian State University men’s basketball’s late second half push and Isaac Johnson’s first career double-double were not enough in Appalachian’s 80-72 loss at Charlotte on Monday night.
Robert William von der Osten, 96, of Hayesville, and formerly of Ormond Beach, Fla.; Staten Island, N.Y. and Boaz, Ala. passed away Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016 at his home.
Wilbur Leroy “Bud” Roberts, 93, of Marble, passed away Saturday, Dec. 3 in an Asheville hospital.
Edna Mae Burrell, 98, of Murphy, passed away Friday, Dec. 2, 2016 at Murphy Medical Center.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 5 at Sunny Point Baptist Church.