May 20, 1936 ~ January 8, 2000
Born in: Buncombe County,
Resided in: Asheville, NC
A native of Buncombe County, he was a son of the late Lloyd and Velda King Surrett. He was preceded in death by three brothers, Gaither, Jim and Frank Kenneth Surrett. He was an Army Veteran and a former employee of Taylor Instruments.
He is survived by two sisters, Eva Turner of Sandy Mush, Kay Davis of Middleburg, NC; three brothers, Joe Ben, Bud, and Gerald Surrett all of Sandy Mush; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday in the Patton Avenue Chapel of Groce Funeral Home with Reverend Bill Gillespie officiating. Burial will follow in Payne's Chapel Cemetery.
His family will receive friends 7-8:30 Tuesday at the funeral home and at other times will be at the home of Teresa Penland, 609 Sandy Mush Creek Road.