Eugene Bryan

Bryan Eugene “Cleve” Rice, 64, of Weaverville, NC, passed away on November 25th in Madisonville, Kentucky. Memorial service will be held at Brookstone Church in Weaverville on December 9th from 6-8pm.  Cleve was born in Buncombe County to Ruth and Marshall Rice on June 7th, 1957. He went to high school at North Buncombe High […]

Robert Franklin Evans

Robert Franklin Evans was born on 13 June 1933 in Warren, Ohio. He met the love of his life, Marilyn Knight, at Kent State University in 1955, when she sat next to him at a basketball game and ate all his popcorn that he had just purchased from the concession stand. Married in 1957, they […]

Daniel Lawrence Owen II

My brother, my friend, my Superman Daniel Lawrence Owen II, born on 9-2-1982, passed away on 9-16-2021. He was the most amazing and funny person to be around. So smart and talented. Everything and anything he set his mind to he could accomplish. He had a passion for fitness and music and loved playing guitar, […]

James Petrides

James “Jim” Thomas (Akins) Petrides passed away peacefully at his home in Barnardsville, NC on September 30 after years of battling many illnesses. Jim was born on September 12, 1938 in Charlotte, North Carolina. During WWII, his mother Sachel “Marie” (Mullis) Akins was a seamstress for the War effort. For a short time, Jim lived […]

Gerald Dale Rawls

Gerald Dale Rawls, 79, of Weaverville, passed away on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at the Charles George VA Medical Center in Asheville, NC.  Born January 11, 1942 in Ahoskie, NC, he was the son of the late Leon Henry Rawls and Lessie Dempsy Rawls.  He was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, […]

Constance Christine Kish

Constance Christine Kish, 84, of Hendersonville, NC passed away peacefully in her home on Wednesday, September 15, 2021. She was born on August 17, 1937 in Cleveland, Ohio to the late Earl and Lillian White. She than resided in Fort Lauderdale, Florida for over 30 years before moving to the mountains of Western North Carolina. […]

Claudine Rhew

Claudine Rhew passed from this world into the arms of Christ where she joined her beautiful daughter Deane Nesbitt, her husband Jim Rhew and her mother and father Lucy and Claude Brown. Claudine is survived by her grandson Chad Nesbitt, his wife Nancy Nesbitt, and great granddaughter Savannah Nesbitt. Claudine was a true Southern Belle […]

Kimberly Powell Hensley

Kimberly Powell Hensley, 51, of Weaverville, NC, went home to be with our Lord and her Momma on August 12, 2021. She fought a long hard fight and suffers no more. She leaves behind her loving husband, Bobby Hensley of Barnardsville, NC; brothers, Rick Powell of Weaverville, NC, Carroll Powell (Tracy) of Lyman, SC, and […]

Lula Hensley Roland

Lula Jeanette Hensley Roland, 101, of Weaverville, NC met her Lord and Savior face to face on Sunday, August 22, 2021. An amazing woman, she lived her 101 years full of life, love, and laughter. She is survived by her sisters, Mary Gosnell and Peggy Franklin; son, Robert “Bob” Roland (Pat) of Asheville, NC; daughter […]

Mary “Bett” Speir Stroud

Mary “Bett” Speir Stroud, 75, died peacefully on Sunday, February 14, at Elderberry Health Care in Marshall, N.C. She was born in Ayden, NC, in 1946 to Alton Speir and Susan Cumar Branch Speir, who predeceased her. Bett moved to Weaverville with her husband, Walter, and daughter, Rachel, in 1972, where she embraced Weaverville’s natural […]