Earl Claude Lance, age 75, passed away on Monday, April 30, 2018.
He was born in Rosman, NC on April 7, 1943 to the late Fred and Della Searcy Lance. Mr. Lance retired from the U. S. Army in 1974.
Survivors include his wife, Paula O’Shields Lance; four daughters, Rhonda Bell and husband David of TN, Regina Lance and Angie Lance both of Brevard, and Crystal Adams and husband Otho of Pisgah Forest; three sons, Ronald Lance of Clyde, NC, Nathan Lance and wife Ashley of Rock Hill, SC, and Bradley Lance of Brevard; one sister, Bonnie Popson of Brevard; sixteen grandchildren, eleven great grandchildren.
The graveside service will be held at 2 PM Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at Blue Ridge Gardens of Memory with military rites conducted by the Transylvania County Honor Guard.
Moody-Connolly Life Celebrations is caring for the family.
Online condolences may be left at www.moodyconnollyfuneralhome.com.