Obituaries

Arvel Lyalls -

Mr. Arvel Lyalls, age 82, of Mountain City, TN, formerly of Ashe County, passed away Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at his home.

Funeral services were held Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 3:00 P.M. at Boone Family Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Steve Goss and Rev. Ricky Campbell officiating.

The family received friends from 1:00- 3:00pm on Saturday prior to the funeral service.

James Arvel Lyalls was born on Friday, August 29, 1930 in Ashe County to the late Ambrose and Leah Miller Lyalls.

Mr. Lyalls is survived by his wife, Gwendoline Cable Lyalls, of Mountain City, Tennessee; a son, Kenneth Lyalls, of Jefferson; a step-son James Nelson and wife Maureen, of Washington, DC; two step-daughters, Jennifer Witherspoon of Fleetwood, Julie Nelson Miller and husband Chris of Fleetwood; a brother, Burl Lyalls, of Crumpler, a sister, Opal Ballou, of Jefferson, a granddaughter, Bailey Witherspoon, of Fleetwood.

Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Gideonís International, PO Box 993, West Jefferson, NC 28694.

You may leave the family your condolences at www.boonefuneralhome.com

Boone Family Funeral Home of West Jefferson is in charge of these arrangements.