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Recent Obituaries

Peter James Flatman

Peter James Flatman, infant son of Kenneth and Megan Flatman died on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at Park Ridge Health. His paternal grandparents David and Mary Flatman, great-aunt Lisa McCoy and great-great grandmother Faye Stanley were at his mommy and daddy’s side as he was delivered into the arms of Jesus. He was preceded in death by his namesakes, grandfather Kenneth James Coxwell and great-great uncle Peter Wirtz.   Read More »

Debra L. Jesensky, 61

Debra L. Jesensky, 61, of Hendersonville, passed away, Tuesday, August 23, 2016. Forest Lawn Funeral Home is assisting the family.   Read More »

Harry Haze Corn Jr., 65

Harry Haze Corn Jr., 65, of Hendersonville, NC passed away unexpectedly Sunday, August 21, 2016.
He was a native and lifelong resident of Henderson County and was preceded in death by his parents, Harry H. Corn Sr. and Geneva Corn and two sons, Jason and Aubrey Hill.
Harry attended Edneyville High School.
He had served in the US Army in the Vietnam War in the 984th Engineer Company Land Clearing Division.
He is survived by his loving wife of 34 years, Brenda H. Corn; two daughters, Athenya Corn and Amanda Corn and family, two sons, Scott and Tim Hill; two sisters, Pat Nelson (Dale) and Harriette Thompson (Wayne) and five grandchildren, Michelle Corn, Tyler Hill, Aubrey and Kayla Justus and Kristen Lefever (Glen).
At Harry’s request there will be no memorial service.
Family and friends may pay their respects at his home from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.
Jackson Funeral Service and Crematory is assisting the family.   Read More »

Martha Stepp Livingston, 81

Martha Stepp Livingston, 81, of Fletcher, NC went home to the many waiting and to meet her Savior on Tuesday, August 23, 2016.
She was born April 1, 1935 and was a native and life long resident of Henderson County. She was preceded in death by her parents, Decatur and Elsie Mae McMahann Stepp, her brothers, Craig and Randy, sisters, Mae, Josephine and Blanche, two daughters, Rita and Sharon and a granddaughter, Krystal.
She is survived by six sons, Stanley Livingston (Charlene) of Hendersonville, Rickey Livingston (Kay) of Fletcher, Scottie Livingston of the home, Johnny Livingston (Judy) of Washington, Merrill Livingston (Janice) of Tennessee and Clarence Livingston (Rita) of Fletcher; a daughter, Coleen Metcalf (Douglas) of Asheville; 26 grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held 2:00 PM Thursday, August 25th at the Chapel in The Pines of Jackson Funeral Service with Rev. Jerry Lacefield and Rev. Doug Carroll officiating. Burial will follow at Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the chapel.
Condolence cards may be sent to the family at www.jacksonfuneralservice.com or PO Box 945, Hendersonville, NC 28793.
The family would like to extend their gratitude to Four Seasons Compassion For Life and the staff of the Elizabeth House.   Read More »

Thomas G. Taylor, 78

Thomas G. Taylor, age 78 of Hendersonville went home to be with Jesus on Saturday, August 20th, 2016 at Margaret R. Pardee Memorial Hospital following a period of declining health. He was preceded in death by his parents, Morris J. Taylor and Junie Capps Taylor; one brother, Charles M. Taylor; and by one sister, Pauline Capps.   Read More »

Dorothy Jannette Redden Corn

Dorothy Jannette Redden Corn, daughter of the late Quay Redden
and Ruby Redden Roller went to be with the Lord on Friday, August 19,
2016.   Read More »

Bonnie Rhodes Paris, 87

Bonnie Rhodes Paris, 87, of Flat Rock, NC went to be with the Lord, Friday, August 19, 2016 at the Elizabeth House.
She was a native and life long resident of Henderson County. She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Dora Garren Rhodes, her husband Grady Paris, two sisters, Faye Cable and Addie Walters and a brother, Fred Rhodes.
She was a member of Refuge Baptist Church and had retired from GE.
She is survived by her son, Gary Paris (Kristy) of Flat Rock; a daughter, Sharon Byerly (Skip) of Greensboro, NC; three grandchildren, Heath, Greta and Lauren; three great grandchildren, Ransum, Chyenne and Kathlyn; a sister, Joyce Redmond (William) of Hendersonville and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held 12:00 PM Monday, August 22nd at Forest Lawn Memorial Park with Rev. Zollie Ward officiating. The family will receive friends Sunday night from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Jackson Funeral Service and at other times will be at the home of Gary and Kristy Paris.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Cardinal Care, 1000 W. Allen Street, Hendersonville, NC 28739.
Condolence cards may be sent to the family at www.jacksonfuneralservice.com or PO Box 945, Hendersonville, NC 28793.
The family would like to extend their gratitude to the staff of Cardinal Care and the Elizabeth House for their compassion.   Read More »

Viola Taylor Rhodes, 87

Viola Taylor Rhodes, 87 of Hendersonville died Thursday, August 18, 2016 at Hendersonville Health & Rehabilitation.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00 am, Monday August 22, 2016 at Edneyville United Methodist Church Cemetery, with Reverend David Stanford officiating. There will be no formal visitation planned.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hendersonville Health & Rehabilitation, 104 College Dr, Flat Rock, NC 28731.   Read More »

Joyce F. Stern, 91

Joyce F. Stern, age 91, of Hendersonville, died Thursday, August 18, 2016 at the Elizabeth House. A graveside service will be held at 4:30 pm on Friday, August 19, 2016 at Shepherd Memorial Park. Thos. Shepherd & Son Funeral Directors will announce the arrangements.   Read More »

Gladys A. Burghardt, 96

Gladys A. Burghardt, 96

Gladys A. Burghardt, age 96, of Hendersonville died Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 at the Elizabeth House. She was born August 25th, 1919 in Detroit, Michigan; a daughter of the late, Edward Kolodsick and Anna Kathern Gileczek. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Gordon E. Burghardt.   Read More »