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George Henry Barnwell, 74

George Henry Barnwell, 74

George Henry Barnwell, 74, of Hendersonville, NC passed away Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014 at Park Ridge Hospital.

He was a native and lifelong apple grower in Henderson County. In his youth he liked sports and coaching young people.

He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Pearl Barnwell.

He is survived by his sister, Nancy Lyda of Hendersonville; 2 nieces, Tammy Lyda of Asheville and Jenni Frady and her husband, John, of Hendersonville; a nephew, Jeff Lyda, and his wife, Alicia, of Hendersonville;a great niece, Jordan Frady; a great nephew, Andrew Lyda and a special cousin, Pat Redden.

A graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, December 1, 2014 at the Barnwell Family Cemetery with Rev. Harriett Shands officiating. The family will be at his home.

Condolence cards may be sent to the family at or PO Box 945, Hendersonville, NC 28793.