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Obituaries

Gladys B. Latham

September 23, 2014

Gladys B. Latham, 81, of Hendersonville went to be with the Lord Sept 23 at Elizabeth House. A memorial service will be at 11am Saturday in the Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel.

Mary Sue Owenby Roberson

September 22, 2014

Mary Sue Owenby Roberson, 96, of Swannanoa passed awy Sep 22. A native of Bat Cave, she was a daughter of the late Ernest and Blanche Hill Owenby. A funeral service will be held 2 pm on Friday, Sep 26th at the Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery, Black Mountain with Dr. Jeffrey Dowdy officiating. The family will receive friends at her home from 5-8 on Thursday at 102 alexander Ave., Swannanoa. Flowers will be accepted, or donations may be made to First Baptist Church of Swannanoa, Renovation Fund, 503 Park Street, Swannanoa, NC 28778.

John Costello

September 22, 2014

John Costello, 66, of Fletcher, died Monday, Sep 22, at his residence. A native of Philadelphia, PA, he was a son of Mary Mulvehill costello, of Cherry Hill, NJ and of the late John Costello. A veteran of the United States Air Force, he retired with 25 years of service. He was a member of the Volunteers in Partnership through the Henderson County Sheriff's office. A memorial service will be held at 2 pm on Sunday 28 in the Chapel of Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian with Rev. Kelvin Mosely officiating. Full lmilitary rites will be conducted by Shaw Air Force Base Honor Guard. The family will receive friends at the funeral home immediately following the service. Memorial donations may be made in John's memory to the air Force aid soeciety (www.afas.org). in lieu of flowers.

Richard Maxwell Shuffstall

September 22, 2014

Richard Maxwell Shuffstall, 90, died Sept 22 at the Elizabeth House in Flat Rock. Thomas Shepherd and son will announce arrangements.

Martha Irene Brown

September 21, 2014

Martha Irene Brown, 76, of Hendersonville, died Sept 21 at her home. A native of Henderson County, she was the daughter of the late Moultie and Ruth Johnson. A graveside service will be held at 11 am on Thursday, Sep 25, at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to:  Four Seasons Compassion-for-Life, 571 South Allen Rd., Flat Rock, NC 28731

Gladys Nielsen Smith

September 21, 2014

Gladys Nielsen Smith, 97, of Hendersonville died Sep 21 at her residence. She was born in Lyngby, Denmark on May 11, 1917, to the late Niels Nielsen and Hilda Marie Olsen, the 6th of their 7 children. An oline register book is available for family and friends by visiting www.thosshepherd.com

 

Doris Earnhart Horner

September 20, 2014

Doris Earnhart Horner, 86, went to be with the Lord Saturday, Sep 20 after an illness of several months. Born March 8, 1928 in Ft. Mill, SC. In lieu of flowers, family and friends are encouraged to donate to the Missions Fund of Cornerstone Presbyterian Church, 645 Bert Lane Rd., Brevard, NC 28712

Stephanie Godlove

September 20, 2014

Stephanie Nicole Godlove, 19, of Brevard, passed away on Saturday, September 20, 2014 following injuries sustained in an automobile accident. She was preceded in death by her grandmother; Paula Hall and her great grandmother; Aloma Jenkins. She graduated from Davidson River School in 2012 and was inducted into the National Technical Honor Society.

She was a wonderful mother, daughter, sister and companion to all. She enjoyed spending time with her daughter and celebrating life with friends. Dancing, singing and meeting new people were special to her.Her smile was infectious and her laugh would take your breath away. She will be missed by all who knew her.

Memorial Services will be held 2:00 PM, Saturday, September 27, 2014 at Moore Funeral Home & Cremation Services with Rev. Paul Smith officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service. Flowers will be received at the funeral home.

 To leave a condolence for the family, please visit "obituaries" at www.moore-fh.com

 

John Thomas Marone

September 20, 2014

John Thomas Marone, 82, of Macon, Georgia, formerly of Brevard, passed away on Sept 20th. Funeral arrangements are forthcoming. To leave a condolence for the family, please visit "obituaries" at www.moore-fh.com

 

Jerry Allen Frisbee

September 20, 2014

Jerry Allen Frisbee, 57, of Asheville passed away Sept 20 at John F. Keever Solace Center. Forest Lawn Funeral Home of Hendersonville is in charge of arrangements.

Virginia S. Lane

September 20, 2014

Virginia S. Lane, 90, of Hendersonville, died Sep 20 of natural causes at The Carolina Village Care Center. A memorial service will be held at the Carolina Village at a later date, and a mass of Christian burial will be held at the cemetery of the Holy Rood - Westbury, NY. 

John Stanley Millard

September 19, 2014

John Stanley Millard, 88, of Hendersonville, died Sept 19 at his home, after an extended illness. He was born September 25, in Orlando, Florida to the late Stanley and Lucille Hughes Millard. Mr. Millard's wishes were to have a private family burial. An online register book is available for family and friends by visiting www.thosshepherd.com

 

Ralph Alexander King Jr.,

September 18, 2014

Ralph Alexander King Jr., 85, went to be with his Heavenly Father Sept 18, at the Hendersonville Health and Rehab Center following a brief battle with cancer. Ralph was born to the late Ralph Alexander King and Willie Justice King on March 18, 1929. Ralph King spent most of his life in Hendersonville, where he served his community and ultimately, his country. alex was stationed at Norfolk, VA from 1946 to 1948 as a Seaman First Class in the United States Navy. Memorial donations can be made to Valley Hill Fire and Rescue: PO Box 726, Hendersonville, NC 28793

Muriel Lynt

September 18, 2014

Muriel Lynt, 85, Lexington, KY died Sept 18th at Baptist Health Lexington. Born July 23, 1929 in Brooklyn, NY, she was the daughter of the late Harold Nathaniel and Grace Coles Lynt. A graveside service and burial will be held 2 pm Sunday, Sep 28 at Calvary Episcopal Church Cemetery in Fletcher, NC. Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, Harrodsburg Rd, KY is in charge of arrangements.

Homer Clyde McCall

September 18, 2014

Homer Clyde McCall died on Sep 18.  Born in Flat Rock, NC, on August 22, 1934, he was the son of Homer Cleveland McCall and Fair Stepp McCall, who predeceased him. Homer graduated from Flat Rock HS and then served in the United States Coast Guard. He served on the Great Lakes and was a drill instructor in Cape May, NJ.Memorials may be made to the Barnwell Lambs or the Soup Kitchen, both in care of the Barnwell Presbyterian Church, PO Box 466, Barnwell, SC, or a charity of your choice.

Donald Paul Leary

September 17, 2014

Donald Paul Leary, 76, of Hendersonville passed away Sept. 17th at Sunnybrook Assisted Living. a native of Morristown, NJ, he lived in Hendersonville since 1982. Donald served his country in the Marine Corps, serving 3 tours of duty in Vietnam. He was a member of Mud Creek Baptist church. A memorial service will be at 2pm Sept 21st in the Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel.

Melinda Hogsed

September 17, 2014

Melinda Hogsed, 48, of Pisgah Forest, NC passed away on Sept 17. Funeral arrangements are forthcoming. To leave a condolence for the family, please visit "obituaries" at www.moore-fh.com

 

Lowell Medley

September 16, 2014

Lowell Medley, age 91 of Hendersonville died Tuesday, Sept. 16th at the Elizabeth House in Flat Rock after a period of declining health.  He was born in Logan, WV .  He was a veteran of the U S Navy and proudly served his country in World War II.  He was employed at  the Chrysler Corporation for 20 years, retiring in 1984.  He was a writer who had four novels published along with several plays and numerous poems.  He was an active member of the Hendersonville Church of God Worship Center for 28 years.  A funeral service will be held at 4 pm Friday in the Kirby Memorial Chapel of Shuler Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.  Burial will be at a later date at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Pecks Mill, WV .  Shuler Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.

Sharon L. Satterfield

September 16, 2014

Sharon L. Satterfield, age 68 of Flat Rock died Tuesday, September 16th at Pardee Memorial Hospital.  Shuler Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Lillie Mae Russell

September 16, 2014

Lillie Mae Russell, 94, passed away peacefully on Sept. 16th at Four Seasons Hospice Flat Rock, NC arrangements are incomplete and will announced by the Donald Roseboro Funeral and Cremation Service.