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Recent Obituaries

Marie Williams, 88

Marie Williams, 88, of Hendersonville, passed away Saturday, November 22, 2014. Shuler Funeral Home is assisting the family.   Read More »

Flora Ellen Pressley McJunkin, 95

Flora Ellen Pressley McJunkin, 95 of Hendersonville, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 23, 2014 at The Elizabeth House.  Born in April 22, 1919 in Six Mile, SC a daughter of the late Columbus and Margaret Pressley she attended Tamassee DAR School until she was needed to care for her sick mother.   Read More »

Beatrice Swan, 93

Beatrice Swan, 93, of Hendersonville, passed away Monday, November 24, 2014. Shuler Funeral Home will announce the arrangements.   Read More »

Eric Grant Whitaker, 45

Eric Grant Whitaker, 45, of Hendersonville, NC and formerly of Kannapolis, NC passed away Sunday, November 23, 2014 at his home.   Read More »

Bruce L. Marsteller, 69

Bruce L. Marsteller, age 69, of Flat Rock, NC, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 23, 2014, at his home, after a battle with cancer.  Bruce was born in 1945 in Staton Island, New York to Dessalee and Harry Marsteller.  He was a 1963 Graduate of Battle Creek Central High School, where he was very active in music.  Bruce served proudly in the United States Air Force 1963-1968, and was a Vietnam veteran.  On June 13, 1968, Bruce married Joyce Jones.  Bruce followed his passion for flying and flew corporately from 1969 until 2009, and then retired from Victory Aviation in Ft. Lauderdale, Fl., with over 24,000 flight hours, and several trips around the world.  Bruce was active in Law Enforcement part-time, and was a member of the Barry County Sheriff’s Department in Hastings, Michigan from 1976 to 1990.  Bruce has long been active in Church in the different places he lived.  Together, Bruce and his wife, Joyce , enjoyed traveling, camping, and horseback riding. Survivors include: his loving wife, Joyce Marsteller, his son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Ginger Marsteller, his daughter and son-in-law, Michelle and Eddie Sweezy, his mother, Dessalee (Marsteller) Schuster, his sister, Linda (Marsteller) Lisle, and several grandchildren.  Preceding Bruce in death are his father, Harry Marsteller, and his sister, Sonja (Schuster) Gleason.  Visitation, followed by a memorial service, will be held at Upward Christian Fellowship, 991 Upward Rd, Flat Rock, NC on Friday, December 5th, 2014. A fellowship gathering will begin at 3:00pm, followed by the memorial service at 4:00pm. Military rites will be conducted by the Henderson County Honor Guard.
 In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Care Partners, 68 Sweeten Creek Rd, Asheville, NC, 28803. (Special thanks from the family to Becky Gilbert, with Care Partners, for the wonderful support) Condolence cards may be sent to the family at or to P.O. Box 945, Hendersonville, NC 28731.   Read More »

Harold L. Carland, 71

Harold L. Carland, 71

Harold L. Carland, 71, died Friday, November 21, 2014 at Pardee Hospital in Hendersonville.

He was born on August 15, 1943 to the late Buster and Wilma Collins Carland. Along with his parents, he is also preceded in death by his wife, Gail McMurray Carland.    Read More »

Melissa Gail Allison, 46

Melissa Gail Allison, 46, of Mills River died Monday, November 17 at her home after a long   Read More »

Patricia Anne Peer Young, 80

Patricia Anne Peer Young, 80

Patricia Anne Peer Young, 80, of Hendersonville died Thursday, November 20, 2014 at her home in Carolina Village after being a long-time resident of Laurel Park.   Read More »

Linda D. Hyder Beddingfield, 64

Linda D. Hyder Beddingfield, 64

Linda D. Hyder Beddingfield, 64, of Hendersonville, died, Thursday November 20, 2014 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Linda was born on December 16, 1949 in Hendersonville to Virginia R. “Granny” Evans Jones and the late Horace C. Hyder. She is also preceded in death by her step-father Dewitt Jones and step-brother Johnny Jones.   Read More »

James Donald Maxwell III, 59

James Donald Maxwell III, 59, of Mooresboro, NC and formerly of
Hendersonville, NC passed away Monday, November 17, 2014 at his home.   Read More »