Dewey Lee (“Billy”) Barnwell, Jr., of Hendersonville, North Carolina, passed September 8, 2023. Born January 13, 1965, to Dewey Barnwell, Sr., and the late Helen Barnwell in Hendersonville, Billy was fifty- eight. Condolences may be shared at AshevilleMortuaryServices.
William Frederick “Fred” Higgins, 92, of Hendersonville, NC, went to be with his Heavenly Father Saturday, September 2, 2023. A Celebration of Life will be held at First Baptist Church, 312 5th Avenue West, on Sunday September 17, 2023 at 2:00 p.m. Visitation will follow.
Dr. Joseph Perry Carpenter, a Hendersonville native, departed this life Sunday, Sept 3, just weeks after celebrating his 91st birthday. Memorial donations may be made to Covenant Presbyterian Church Missions Funds, 2101 Kanuga Rd, Hendersonville or Habitat For Humanity.
Hilda Holland Pace, 79, of Saluda, passed away unexpectedly Sunday evening August 27, 2023. Her celebration of life will be held on Friday, September 1, 2023, at 11:00 am at the Saluda United Methodist Church with Reverand Rob Parson and her cousin Mr. Steve Revis officiating.
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Ethel Mintie Hoots, age 93. Memorial activities will be held at Upward Bible Baptist church in Hendersonville, NC on Thursday, August 31, 2023. Visitation will start at 1pm and a funeral service will begin at 2pm. Burial will follow the service at Shepherd Memorial Park.
Margaret Broom, 94, died peacefully at home in Hendersonville on August 19, 2023. The immediate family will hold a private celebration of her life at a later date.
Lee Tucker, Jr. passed peacefully through Heaven’s gates after a long, courageous battle of declining health. A funeral service will be held at Shuler Funeral Home on Friday, August 25th at 2:00pm. A committal will follow the service at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.
Terry Edward Davidson, 72, of Hendersonville, NC passed away in his home August 9th, A Celebration of Life will be held this Monday August 28th at 11:00 a.m. at The Hendersonville of Christ 1975 Haywood Rd Hendersonville, NC 28791. A meal will follow the service and everyone is invited to stay.
Russell Victor Penley of East Flat Rock, North Carolina, a beloved father, son, brother, grandson, and friend, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, August 17, 2023, in Asheville, North Carolina. A celebration of Russell’s life will be held on Saturday, August 26, 2023, at 3:00 p.m. at Mud Creek Baptist Church in Hendersonville. Pastor Craig Halford will officiate the ceremony, and the family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m., prior to the service, at the church. A private inurnment will be held at Forest Lawn Memorial Park Mausoleum in Hendersonville.