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Avvie Silver Obituary

Avvie Ledford Silver
Avvie Ledford Silver

November 9, 1926 - February 16, 2017
Born in Buncombe Co. NC
Resided in Swannanoa, NC
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Avvie Alice Ledford Silver, 90, of Swannanoa, passed away on Thursday, February 16, 2017, at her residence.

Born in Buncombe County to the late Robert and Ella Banks Ledford, she was a homemaker and a member of Patton Cove Gospel Mission. She is preceded in death by her husband, Grover W. Silver, daughter, Deborah Craig and son-in-law, Timothy Pugh.

Survivors include one son, Gerald Silver (Tammy) ; three daughters, Teresa Pugh, Barbara Dockery (Royce) and Denise Silver, all of Swannanoa; eight grandchildren, Angela Tullis, Kimberly Silver, David Pugh, Jason Dockery, Ariana Cox. Josh Dockery, Karia Duggins and Kristine Lee; eight great grandchildren, Ashton, Tayte, Gwenneth. Josie, Thomas, Avery, Timmy, and Gavin; and one brother, Jimmy Ledford of Swannanoa.

A funeral service will be held Sunday at 2:00 p.m. at Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Road. Revs. Royce Dockery and Paul Norton will officiate. Interment will be Monday at 10:00 the Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Saturday from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. and at all other times will be at the home.

Memorials may be made to Care Partners Hospice, P.O. Box 25338, Asheville, NC, 28813.




Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Road
856 Tunnel Road
Asheville, NC US 28805-2010
Saturday, February 18, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Road
856 Tunnel Road
Asheville, NC US 28805-2010
Sunday, February 19, 2017
2:00 PM
Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery
962 Old US Hwy 70
Black Mountain, NC US 28711
Monday, February 20, 2017
10:00 AM


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