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Thelma Hooper Heatherly, 90

Thelma Hooper Heatherly, 90

Thelma Hooper Heatherly, 90, of Hendersonville, NC went to be with the Lord Saturday, March 7, 2015 at Pardee Hospital.
She was the daughter of the late Albert Slayton Hooper and Lilly DeHart Hooper and was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph William Heatherly and a sister, Jane Williams.
She was a member of Mt. Olivet Baptist Church.
She is survived by four children, Gail Metcalf and her husband Willard, Arthur Heatherly and his wife Carol, Dale Gardner and her husband Steve all of Zirconia and Chris Heatherly and his wife Cornellia of Tryon; six grandchildren; six great grandchildren; two sisters, Nina Beddingfield of Hendersonville and Emogene Williams of Arizona; a brother, James Hooper of Mills River and an abundance of nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held 2:00 PM Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at Mt. Olivet Baptist Church with Rev. John Saunders and Rev. Sam Beddingfield officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the church.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Thelma's name to one's favorite charity.
Condolence cards may be sent to the family at or PO Box 945, Hendersonville, NC 28793.