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Richard Gundry Jennings

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“The staff at FRS Asheville will miss seeing Mr. Jennings in our store. He was a wonderful and kind man who always asked about Leon & Bill when he...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Sheila Bivins - Asheville, NC

“I spent most of my high school years with the Jennings family - in Biltmore Forest and Cashiers . Mr . Jennings was a wonderful man . I'll always...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Susannah Mele - Simpsonville, SC

“We are honored to have known such a fine man. May you take comfort knowing he lives on in his children and grandchildren. Sending you peace.Carol &...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“A wonderful person!! Enjoyed so much knowing him and working for him!! God bless !! ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Shelby Miller - Etowah, NC

“Dick was a complicated, remarkable man. When he encountered an obstacle he turned it into an opportunity.He built his mink farm in the beautiful...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“STewart Spragins sends his condolences to the Jennings family. He was a good, long time friend - a good and fine man.Stewart and Elizabeth Spragins ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“Dickie, we are so sorry to hear about the passing of your father. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.-Kim Williams &-Ronnie Wheatley ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“Mr. Jennings - you were one of the most interesting, bright and value driven people it has ever been my honor to know. Thanks for the things you...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Carl Mumpower - Asheville, NC

Richard was born on August 2, 1924 and passed away on Monday, August 7, 2017.

Richard was a resident of North Carolina.

Jennings attended Yale University.

Interrupted by World War II, where he served in the Philippines with the United States Army.

Services will be held Saturday, August 12, 2017, at 3:00 PM, at Trinity Episcopal Church, followed by the interment at Calvary Episcopal Church. And following, the family invites everyone to join them in celebrating the ' Life Well Lived' of Richard Jennings at the Biltmore Town Hall.
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Family will Receive Friends

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Morris Funeral Home
304 Merrimon Ave.
Asheville, NC, US, 28801
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Funeral Service

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AUG 12. 03:00 PM

Trinity Episcopal Church
60 Church Street
Asheville, NC, US, 28801
Celebration of Life

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AUG 12. 05:00 PM

Biltmore Forest Town Hall
355 Vanderbilt Road
Biltmore Forest, NC, US, 28803

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Children's Welfare League, PO Box 15425, Asheville, NC 28813. Follow this link, www.cwl-asheville.org to go directly to their homepage and then click on "Donate".