The Obituary Index (Transylvania Times—1983-2013) is arranged alphabetically by surname– A-B, C-E, F-G, H-K, L-M, N-Q, R-S, T-V, W-Z.  It also includes the date of death and date the obituary ran in the Transylvania Times.  For females the maiden name and any previous married names are included when known.  In addition, the age of the deceased at death and the place of burial are included when known.

Obituaries from the Transylvania Times, Brevard News and Sylvan Valley News may be requested by completing the form below. A scanned copy of the obituary will be returned via email.  For requests via US mail, send requests to Marcy Thompson, Rowell Bosse North Carolina Room, Transylvania County Library, 212 South Gaston Street, Brevard, NC 28712.  There is a charge of 15¢ per page, plus postage, for copies of obituaries.

For information on obituaries or death notices prior to 1983, call 828-884-3151 ext 1820 for staff assistance or email  Marcy Thompson.

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