Obituaries

07/22/1936 - 01/15/2022

Mary Price passed away peacefully on January 15 at age 85. She was born Mary Jane Neal on July 22, 1936 to Francis and Margaret Neal and was raised in Lexington Illinois. She was preceded in death b...


05/16/1969 - 01/13/2022

Patrick Dewayne Splawn, 52 of Waynesville left his life here to go to his eternal home on January 13, 2022 at Mission Hospital. He was born in Polk County on May 16,1969 to Donald Wayne Splawn. Pat...


02/18/1965 - 01/06/2022

Michael John Nelson, 56 of Arden passed away unexpectedly on January 6, 2022. He was the son of the late Francine Ann Parese Manion. He was also preceded in death by his two brothers, Robert and Kei...


11/18/1973 - 01/03/2022

Timothy Dickens was born on November 18, 1973 in Asheville, NC, the son of Diane Mathis and Dale Dickens. Tim died on January 3, 2022. From an early age, Tim found great joy in developing his talents...


02/12/1992 - 01/02/2022

Jordan Aaron Trantham, 29 of Hendersonville passed away on January 2, 2022. Further obituary details will follow.


06/02/1955 - 01/01/2022

Frank Rowland Sawyer, age 66, passed away in his home in Fletcher, North Carolina on January 1, 2022. He had been optimistically and determinedly battling pancreatic cancer since his diagnosis, Christ...


05/27/1952 - 12/19/2021

Sally Ann Covino, 69, of Brevard, originally from New Orleans, passed away Dec. 19, 2021 For those who knew her well, knew she loved and cherished her husband, children, grandchildren, and great-gran...


05/25/1965 - 12/12/2021

Frank Solomon Connelly beat on his drum for the last time on December 12, 2021. Frank was a sensitive and gentle soul who loves animals and nature. He was born in Philadelphia Pa and is survived by hi...


07/28/1940 - 12/11/2021

Norma Ann Praytor Gasperson, 81 of Mills River passed away Saturday, December 11, 2021 at The Landings of Mills River and under the care of Four Seasons Hospice. She was a lifelong resident of Mills R...


12/01/1969 - 12/08/2021

Rich passed away earlier this month in Asheville,North Carolina. He had just celebrated his 52nd birthday on Dec. 01, 2021. He leaves behind his mother, Deborah Nabors-Barlow, younger brother, Jack ...


11/12/1977 - 12/05/2021

Jeremy Wayne Chrisman, 44 of Pisgah Forest entered his Heavenly home on Sunday, December 5, 2021 at Mission Hospital. Born in Henderson County he graduated from West Henderson High School and attend...


01/26/1971 - 12/04/2021

Larry Dean Davis, 50 of Candler passed away on Saturday, December 4, 2021 after a courageous battle with cancer. A native of Buncombe County he was the son of Lonnie Dean Davis and Rita Maxine Allen ...


11/26/1951 - 12/03/2021

James “Jimmy” Wolff Schlesinger Jr., 70 of Fletcher passed away unexpectedly on Friday, December 3, 2021. He was a son of the late Eleanor Beringer and James W. Schlesinger. Jim was born in Manh...


07/30/1948 - 11/30/2021

Uyless Earl Garren turned his last bolt, nut, screw and cranked up his last lawn mower on November 30th, 2021 under the care of Four-Season Hospice & Jennifer Garren. Uyless was born July 30th, 1948, ...


07/08/1935 - 11/27/2021

Duane Keith Tuttle, 86, of Arden passed away on Saturday, November 27, 2021 at the Elizabeth House in Flat Rock. Born in Gouldsboro, Maine, he was a son of the late Royden and Ruby Tuttle. Duane was ...


10/18/1940 - 11/22/2021

David Eugene Taylor, Sr., 81, of Swannanoa went home to be with the Lord on Monday, November 22, 2021 at The Oaks at Sweeten Creek following a period of declining health. A native of Caldwell County, ...


07/27/1945 - 11/21/2021

Celeste Mercer (Prevatt) passed on to her Lord and Savior on November 21, 2021. She was 76 years old. Celeste was born and raised in Jacksonville, FL and worked for the Navy in helping relocate milit...


05/11/1952 - 11/21/2021

Joyce Ann Camp Harris, age 69 of Flat Rock, entered Heaven on November 21, 2021 after a short battle with cancer. This wonderful lady touched many lives and will greatly be missed. Family left to che...


05/10/1934 - 11/17/2021

Hilda Norwood Marshall, born Hilda Muirhead Norwood, formerly Hilda Norwood Hardin, aged 87, passed away peacefully on 17 Nov 2021 at The Laurels skilled nursing facility in Hendersonville, NC, where ...


10/27/1945 - 11/16/2021

David Lee Drake, 76 of Etowah passed away on Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at his home with his family. Born and raised in Henderson County, he was a son of the late Alburn and Grace Evelyn Huggins Drake...


04/13/1955 - 11/11/2021

Cindy Lee Lusk, 66 of Whittier, NC passed away on November 11, 2021 at Mission Hospitals. She was the daughter of the late Cedric Phillip and Loraine Casler Stewart. She was also preceded in death by...


06/28/1956 - 11/11/2021

Keith Ray McTaggart, 65 of Fletcher, NC passed away on November 11, 2021 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born In Hiawassee, GA on June 28, 1956 to the late Dennis and Miranda Inez Patto...


09/14/1933 - 11/11/2021

Robert (Bob) E. Bagwell, 88 years old from Fletcher, passed peacefully in his sleep at his North Carolina home appropriately on Veterans Day, November 11, 2021. He is survived by his loving wife of 6...


03/15/1937 - 11/07/2021

Paul Albert Ogle, 84, of Fletcher passed away on Sunday, November 7, 2021 at Pardee Hospital. Born in Asheville, he was the son of the late Grady Eules and Lillian Mae Plemons Ogle. He was also prec...


05/07/1939 - 11/07/2021

Maria Yolanda Vecchio, 82 of Waynesville passed away on November 7, 2021. She was the daughter of the late Julia S. and Jose O. Perez. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Eisai P. Vecchio, ...