Obituaries

02/11/1973 - 09/24/2021

Tina Walker Shipman, 48, found peace on Friday, September 24, 2021. A native and lifelong resident of Saluda, she was a daughter of Rowena Metcalf Sweezy and the late Jerry T. Walker. In addition to...


06/09/1926 - 09/17/2021

Jeanne Gorrell Aardema, age 95, of Hendersonville, finished her battle with Alzheimer’s Disease on the evening of September 17, 2021. She has now joined “Tom”, whom she asked for over and over s...


06/27/1926 - 09/10/2021

Virginia Elizabeth Baker, 95 of Pisgah Forest, passed away peacefully on Friday, September 10, 2021 at her home where she went on to eternal rest with her Lord. She was the daughter of the late Rever...


03/08/1963 - 09/08/2021

Patricia Sue Baldwin, 58 of Hendersonville passed away on September 8, 2021. Born in Illinois she is the daughter of Georgia and Williams Baldwin II. She is preceded in death by her sister, Terri ...


09/15/1928 - 09/07/2021

Viola Florence Walker, 92, a lifelong resident of Henderson County passed away on Tuesday, September 7, 2021 at her home. She was a daughter of the late Jesse Flem and Carrah Haynes McCraw. She was ...


01/11/1932 - 09/06/2021

Higinio Carrero Gonzalez, 89 of Hendersonville passed away on September 6, 2021 at home surrounded by his family. He was the son of the late Manuel Gonzalez Jimenez and Damasa Carrero Gonzalez. He w...


07/08/1940 - 09/05/2021

Carolyn Carson Bowers Hyde Newman, 81 of Asheville passed away on September 5, 2021 at Aston Park Health Care Center. She was the daughter of the late Roy M. Carson and Emma V. Carson both of the Dee...


04/28/1948 - 09/03/2021

Gregory Alan Canestraight, 73 of Asheville passed away on September 3, 2021.


03/21/1952 - 09/01/2021

Michael Ray Smith of Asheville passed away peacefully on September 1, 2021 while in care at Givens Estates Health Center while suffering from Glioblastoma, a cancer of the brain. At Givens he rec...


05/27/1948 - 08/31/2021

Sidney (Sid) Paul Wheelon, 73, passed away on August 31, 2021 after a brief illness at Advent Hospital in Fletcher, NC. Sid was the son of the late Paul and Lillie Wheelon. Left to cherish his memo...


06/02/1936 - 08/26/2021

Mary "Mildred" Cooper Mitchell went peacefully to her heavenly home on August 26, 2021. She was born in Elkin, NC on June 2, 1936, to the late Martha "Leona" Shore Cooper and Grady "Cline" Cooper, Sr...


02/15/1926 - 08/20/2021

Trevor Davidson, Born February 15, 1926, in Belfast, Ireland, passed to his rest in Jesus, August 20, 2021 at the age of 95, at his home, Fletcher Park Inn, Hendersonville, NC. His sons and one of his...


05/12/1933 - 08/18/2021

Norman Lee Campbell’s wish to be with his Lord was granted on August 18, 2021 at his home near Hendersonville, NC while under the care of Four Seasons Hospice. He was born in southern Illinois May...


09/09/1942 - 08/17/2021

Dorothy Elizabeth Bloedel (Olson), 78, passed away peacefully on Tuesday August 17, 2021 at Universal Health Care in Fletcher, North Carolina, where she received wonderful care. She was preceded in de...


07/13/1958 - 08/14/2021

Thomas Joseph Good left this earth and began a new journey August 14, 2021. He was born July 13, 1958 in Oregon, OH, to Charles Thomas Good and Vena Katherine Estep, and grew up in Monroe, MI. He h...


12/16/1966 - 08/13/2021

Ryan Harold White, 54, of Hendersonville passed away on August 13, 2021 at his home surrounded by his family. He was a son of Harold Dean and Vera Louise Burrell White. Ryan was a loving father an...


01/18/1930 - 08/13/2021

Bernice Stein, 91, of Etowah passed away on August 13, 2021 at home surrounded by her children. To offer condolences to the family please click above.


09/27/1936 - 08/12/2021

Connie Engle, beloved mother, librarian, musician and vocal advocate of liberal causes, has died at 84. By Michael Astor Connie Engle, loving wife and mother, musician, librarian and early adopter o...


03/12/1931 - 08/12/2021

Caroline Ann (Russ) Carter, 90, of Hendersonville passed away on August 12, 2021. Born in Kane, IL she was the daughter of the late Harold and Anna Pulfer Russ. She was also preceded in death by her...


01/21/1946 - 08/09/2021

Graden Youngblood, 75, of Fletcher passed away on August 9, 2021. To offer condolences please click above.


11/12/1969 - 08/08/2021

Jeff Lee Kipling, 51, of Hawaii passed away on August 8, 2021 while visiting Asheville. To offer the family condolences please click above.


10/21/1963 - 08/04/2021

Tammy Elissa James, 57, of Waynesville passed away on August 4, 2021 at the Elizabeth House. To offer the family condolences please click above.


01/31/1951 - 08/02/2021

On Monday, August 2, 2021, a most beautiful soul, wife, mother, aunt, gardener, artist, seamstress, thrift store fashionista, mechanic, decorator, entrepreneur and friend who always had a way with wor...


12/26/1974 - 07/31/2021

Bobby "Brandon" Woolard, 46, passed away July 29th, 2021. He was a current resident of Asheville, NC but grew up and spent most of his life in Beaufort County, NC. He is survived by his mother, Lorel...


04/11/1945 - 07/18/2021

On Sunday night, July 18th, 2021, our Dearest Charlene left our earth for Heaven. She was so eager to see her two sons Jon and Jeff, her mother Hazel Kolb and, of course Grandpa George, all who had pr...