August 17, 1925 ~ May 1, 2021
Born in: Hickory, NC
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Ada Barker Cole, 95, passed away Saturday, May 1, 2021, at her home.
Mrs. Cole was born August 17, 1925, in Hickory to the late Reginald Duke Barker and Fannie Mae Hobgood Barker. She was preceded in death by her husband of 70 years, Furman Edwin Cole and an infant daughter, Susan Annette Cole.
She was a graduate of Cecil’s Business College and a homemaker. She was a member of the Haw Creek Lions Club and a faithful member of Groce United Methodist Church.
She is survived by a son; George Edwin Cole, a daughter; Ellen Annette Cole and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service is planned for Saturday, May 8, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. at Groce United Methodist Church with the Revs. Gerald Davis and Andrea McCumber officiating. Masks will be required inside the church. Memorials may be made to the church at 954 Tunnel Road, Asheville, NC 28805.
Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Road is assisting the family.
Memorial Service: May 8, 2021 1:00 pm
Groce United Methodist Church
954 Tunnel Road
Asheville, NC 28805