September 1, 1928 ~ May 12, 2019
Born in: Asheville, NC
Resided in: Flat Rock, NC
Billie Jane Wright Calloway, 90, died on Sunday, May 12, 2019, at Cherry Spring Village, in Hendersonville.
An Asheville native, Billie was a daughter of the late W.W. and Bessie Morgan Wright. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Jerry Allen Calloway; and sister, Betty Wright Hopkins.
Mrs. Calloway worked for many years as a contractual employee of the North Carolina Services for the Blind.
She is survived by her nieces, Sheila Devine (Michael) and Patty Pollak (Bill), and nephew, David Hopkins (Brenda).
The graveside service for Mrs. Calloway will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday at Ashelawn Gardens of Memory.
Her family will receive friends beginning at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday morning at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Prevent Blindness North Carolina, 4011 Westchase Blvd # 225, Raleigh, NC 27607.
Graveside Service: May 14, 2019 11:00 am
Ashelawn Gardens of Memory
901 Aiken Road
Asheville, NC 28804