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  • Ralph Eugene Johnson Obituary Photo
    Ralph Eugene Johnson, 97 Candler, North Carolina

    April 24, 1920 - November 19, 2017

    Ralph Eugene Johnson, 97, of Candler, passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at his home. He was born in Greeneville, TN on April 24, 1920 to the late Bulo and Ruth Ricker Johnson. He retired from Dave Steel Company...


  • Ronald D. Fredrickson Obituary Photo
    Ronald D. Fredrickson, 79 Candler, North Carolina

    February 2, 1938 - November 5, 2017

    Ronald C. Fredrickson, 79, of Candler, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 5, 2017. He was a son of the late Raymond Paul Fredrickson and Alta J. Bramer Fredrickson. He served in the US Army. In addition to...


  • Ernest Roosevelt Tilley Obituary Photo
    Ernest Roosevelt Tilley, 84 Fairview, North Carolina

    May 1, 1933 - October 18, 2017

    Ernest Roosevelt Tilley, 84, of Fairview, passed away on Wednesday, October 18, 2017. A native of Jackson County, he was the son of the late Ausborne and Allie Bennett Tilley. In addition to his parents, he was...


  • Donald Leroy Sanders Obituary Photo
    Donald Leroy Sanders, 83 Asheville, North Carolina

    July 22, 1934 - October 12, 2017

    Donald Leroy Sanders, 83, of Asheville, passed away on Thursday, October 12, 2017. He was born in Gastonia, NC to the late William and Mae Faulkner Sanders. Donald served in both the U.S. Army and Navy. He is survived...


  • William "Billy" Pressley III Obituary Photo
    William "Billy" Pressley III, 47 Candler, North Carolina

    December 10, 1969 - October 11, 2017

    William Eugene Pressley III, better known as Billy, passed away Wednesday, October 11, 2017. Daddy was born December 10, 1969, to the late William Eugene Pressley Jr. and Dorothy Lanelle Crigger. He was a native of...


  • Michele Quantele Smiley Obituary Photo
    Michele Quantele Smiley, 34 Candler, North Carolina

    April 21, 1983 - October 6, 2017

    Michele Quantele Smiley, 34, of Candler went to be with the Lord on Friday, October 6, 2017. An Asheville native, she was the daughter of Kevin Shawn and Pamela Diane Kent Smiley. Michele lived life to the fullest and...


  • Vera Tweed McCulloch Obituary Photo
    Vera Tweed McCulloch, 92 Asheville, North Carolina

    November 18, 1924 - October 6, 2017

    Vera McCulloch, 92, of Asheville, departed this life on Friday, October 6, 2017 at the Elizabeth House in Flat Rock. A native of Woodfin, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Eva Watkins Tweed. Although she had...


  • Leonard E. Brown Obituary Photo
    Leonard E. Brown, 84 Asheville, North Carolina

    December 5, 1932 - September 27, 2017

    Leonard E. Brown, 84, of Asheville, passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017. A native of Asheville, he was the son of the late Noble and Maude Martin Brown. Leonard served in the US Air Force for 21 years, after...


  • Mary Lu Phillips Inman Obituary Photo
    Mary Lu Phillips Inman, 68 Candler, North Carolina

    November 14, 1948 - September 24, 2017

    Mary Lu Phillips Inman, 68, of Candler, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, September 24, 2017. She was born in Conneaut, Ohio to the late Harland Paul and Sadie Pearl McConnaughey Phillips. Before moving to Candler,...


  • William E. Allen III Obituary Photo
    William E. Allen III, 73 Asheville, North Carolina

    February 23, 1944 - September 22, 2017

    WILLIAM ALLEN, III ASHEVILLE - William E. Allen, III, 73, of Ashe- ville, passed into eternal rest on Friday, September 22, 2017. A native of Ashe- ville, he was the son of the late William E. and Leola Frady Allen. He...


  • Roger Dale Ray Obituary Photo
    Roger Dale Ray, 64 Candler, North Carolina

    January 8, 1953 - September 20, 2017

    Roger Dale Ray, 64, died peacefully in his home surrounded by his wife and children in Candler, NC on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 after a courageous fight with cancer. A native of Asheville, he was the son of the late...


  • Doris Elledge Miller Obituary Photo
    Doris Elledge Miller, 78 Leicester, North Carolina

    December 28, 1938 - September 14, 2017

    Doris Elledge Miller, 78, of Leicester, passed away on Thursday, September 14, 2017. A native of Asheville, she was the daughter of Floyd and Zennie Brown Elledge. Doris loved shopping, especially at the Flea Market on...


  • Hilda Ward Young Obituary Photo
    Hilda Ward Young, 91 Candler, North Carolina

    March 31, 1926 - August 30, 2017

    Hilda Ward Young, 91, of Candler, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, August 30, 2017. She was born in Madison County to the late Elbert and Annie Crowder Ward. She had worked at American Enka and was a member of...


  • John "Booger" McMahon Obituary Photo
    John "Booger" McMahon, 56 Leicester, North Carolina

    February 4, 1961 - July 17, 2017

    John "Booger" McMahon, 56, of Leicester passed away on Monday, July 17, 2017. A native of Asheville, he was the son of the late Martin and Marietta Kindle McMahon. He wanted to make everyone laugh, and kept his sense...


  • Richard Frederick Armstrong Obituary Photo
    Richard Frederick Armstrong, 71 Hendersonville, North Carolina

    May 7, 1946 - July 15, 2017

    Richard Frederick Armstrong, 71, of Hendersonville, passed away on Saturday, July 15, 2017. He was born in Conneaut, OH to the late Richard Armstrong and Dolores Humphreys Hicks. He graduated from Rowe High School in...


  • Jeanette Mills Rogers Obituary Photo
    Jeanette Mills Rogers, 81 Candler, North Carolina

    February 23, 1936 - July 10, 2017

    Jeanette Mills Rogers, 81, of Candler, passed away on Monday, July 10, 2017. A native of Asheville, she was the daughter of the late William J. and Elva Marie Coffey Mills. She was a floral designer for over 30 years,...


  • Geraldine Styles Massie Obituary Photo
    Geraldine Styles Massie, 90 Candler, North Carolina

    January 7, 1927 - July 9, 2017

    Geraldine styles Massie, 90, of Candler, passed away of Sunday, June 9, 2017 at Aston Park Healthcare Center. A native of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Ed and Ruth Rogers Styles and had lived in...


  • Lucretia Wright Frost Obituary Photo
    Lucretia Wright Frost, 95 Asheville, North Carolina

    February 5, 1922 - June 28, 2017

    Lucretia Wright Frost, 95, of Asheville passed away on Wednesday, June 28, 2017. A native of Asheville, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Ellis Wright and Edna Sue Jenkins Wright. She was a member of First...


  • James Finley West, Jr. Obituary Photo
    James Finley West, Jr., 86 Asheville, North Carolina

    November 24, 1930 - June 22, 2017

    James Finley West, Jr., 86, of Asheville, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, June 22, 2017. A native of Haywood County, he was the son of the late James Finley West, Jr. and Dora Mae Gragg West. Mr. West was a...


  • Jimmie Dale Lance, Sr. Obituary Photo
    Jimmie Dale Lance, Sr., 81 Marshall, North Carolina

    March 24, 1936 - June 12, 2017

    Jimmie Dale Lance, Sr. 81, of Marshall, died Monday, June 12, 2017. A native of Asheville, he was the son of the late John Kimsey Lance and Texie Ann Taylor Lance. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. In addition to his...


  • Mary Christine Black Boyd Obituary Photo
    Mary Christine Black Boyd, 82 Asheville, North Carolina

    July 10, 1934 - May 30, 2017

    Mary Christine Black Boyd, 82, passed away on Tuesday, May 30, 2017. A native of Buncombe County, she was the daughter of the late Alonzo Riley Black and Gertrude Ethel Sealey Black. She grew up in the Dix Creek area...


  • Cheryl A. Weisner Obituary Photo
    Cheryl A. Weisner, 68 Asheville, North Carolina

    December 8, 1948 - May 17, 2017

    Cheryl Ann Weisner, 68, of Asheville, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. She was born in Salisbury, NC to the late Daniel Jackson Weisner and Margaret Elizabeth Kirk Weisner and was a resident of...


  • James William Clodfelter Obituary Photo
    James William Clodfelter, 100 Asheville, North Carolina

    October 1, 1916 - April 30, 2017

    James William Clodfelter, 100, entered into Heaven at the Valor Hospice, Charles George VA Medical Center on Sunday, April, 2017. Born in Troy, NC on October 1, 1916, he was the son of the late Alexander Christenberry...


  • Stella Kate Sherlin Obituary Photo
    Stella Kate Sherlin, 72 Asheville, North Carolina

    December 15, 1944 - April 22, 2017

    Stella "Kate" Gass Sherlin, 72, of Asheville went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 22. Kate retired from Merry Maids in 2005. She is survived by her husband, Robert Sherlin; son, Jimmy (Vickie) Sherlin;...


  • Charles Robert Werle Obituary Photo
    Charles Robert Werle, 81 Asheville, North Carolina

    January 16, 1936 - April 21, 2017

    Charles Robert Werle, age 81 of Asheville, NC died Friday April 21, 2017 at his home. Chuck was born in Flint, MI, grew up in Lapeer, MI, and was the son of Arthur and Ann Werle and big brother to David. He was a...