Roxie Keener Brinkley, 96, of Almond, NC, died on Friday, September 15, 2017, at her residence.
A native of Buncombe Co., Roxie was a daughter of the late Samuel and Artie Jones Keener. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Clifton Alvin Brinkley.
She is survived by her daughter, Martha DeHart; sister, Marilee Penland; six grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and 19 great-great-grandchildren.
Her family invites friends to gather with them at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. for songs, scripture and the sharing of memories of Mrs. Brinkley. Private interment will take place at Pisgah View Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, her family asks that memorials be made to Trinity Baptist Church, 216 Shelburne Rd., Asheville, NC 28806.