October 03, 1932 - - September 06, 2017
Joyce Sanders Emory, wife of the late John L. Emory, of Pisgah Forest, passed away Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at The Oaks in Brevard. Born October 3, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Farmer Herbert Sanders and Minnie Merrill Sanders. Her son, Herbert Lee Emory, her grandson, Joseph Lee Emory, and her brother, Reverend Joseph Sanders, also preceded her in death.
Joyce wa ...
January 05, 1951 - - September 05, 2017
Dennis Lee Ausburn, 66, of Brevard passed away on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.
He was the son of the late Donald and Marie Chastian Ausburn.
Survivors include his wife, Kathy Stiles Ausburn; son, Justin Ausburn; daughter, Sarah Ausburn and brother, Doug Ausburn.
Memorial services will be held on Saturday, September 9, 2017 in Blue Ridge, GA.
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February 27, 1954 - - September 05, 2017
Deborah Ann McCall Kitchen Franks, 63, passed away on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.
A native of Transylvania County, she was the daughter of the late Vernon Tommy McCall and Edith Bryson Breedlove. She was also preceded on death by her daughter, Michelle Kitchen Hutchins, grandson, Brandon Hutchins, great-granddaughter, Jaden Hutchins.
Mrs. Franks was a devout Christian.
March 04, 1938 - - September 05, 2017
Betty Powell, age 79, passed away peacefully at The Oaks of Brevard on Tuesday, September 5, 2017.
She was born March 4, 1938 in Rosman to William Glenn and Mary Emmalee Galloway and was married to her husband of thirty years, Walter Mire Powell.
Betty leaves behind three sons, Billy Powell and his wife Bobbi, Karl Powell and a close family friend Shirley Young, and Tony ...
October 02, 1932 - - September 04, 2017
Helen Chappell Perry, 84, of Brevard passed away on Monday, September 4, 2017.
She was the daughter of the late Hovie and Ellie Alexander Chappell. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lester Perry and sisters, Effie Reeves and Myrile Chappell.
Survivors include her sons, David Perry and wife Lydia of Balsam Grove and Michael Perry and wife Pat of Brevard, se ...
September 17, 1938 - - September 01, 2017
Thomas Avery Hawkins, 78, a native of Brevard, passed away Friday, September 1, 2017 after a 23 year battle with kidney cancer.
He was the son of the late James Lamar and Kathleen Poor Hawkins. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers John Herbert Hawkins and Terry Glenn Hawkins and a dear and faithful friend of over 70 years, Bascom H. Plummer ...
August 11, 1940 - - September 01, 2017
Clara “Sue” Messer Taylor, 77, of Brevard left her earthly tent for her heavenly rewards in the presence of her husband of 61 years James “Ed” Taylor and son James E. Taylor.
She was the daughter of the late Herbert L. and Geraldine M. Patterson Messer. She was preceded in death by her brothers; Charles and Randall Messer.
Sue was saved as an early teen and ...
July 19, 1958 - - August 27, 2017
Debra Lynn Hunter McCall Spears, 59, of Lake Toxaway passed away Sunday, August 27, 2017.
She was the daughter of the late Carol Watson Hunter. She was preceded in death by her first husband
Dale McCall; aunt, Robin Sorrells and uncle, David Watson.
Debra was known as a gentle, tender and kindhearted lady. She adored her family and was a member of Heady Mountain ...
November 01, 1932 - - August 27, 2017
Ray Calvin Martin, 84, of Lake Toxaway passed away Sunday, August 27, 2017.
He was the son of the late Parker and Lillie Mae Hill Martin. He was preceded in death by his son, Roger Martin; brother, Charles Martin and sister, Clara Martin Baldwin.
Ray was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church where he was the chairman of deacons and a Sunday school teacher. He serv ...
February 14, 1953 - - August 25, 2017
“Captain" John Burt Vaughan, age 64, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, August 25, 2017.
A lifelong resident of Transylvania County, he was the son of the late L. B. Vaughan, Sr. and Elizabeth Walker Vaughan. He was also preceded in death by a brother, L. B. Vaughan, Jr.
John, was a member of Morningside Baptist Church. A 1972 graduate of Brevard High School, he ...