November 14, 1962 ~ September 11, 2021
Born in: Chichester, England
Resided in: Fletcher, NC
Carole Jane (Watling) Bourne, 58, of Fletcher, died Saturday, September 11, 2021 at Advent Health, Hendersonville.
Born in Chichester, England, she was the wife of Steven Bourne of Fletcher, and the daughter of Marie (Lawrence) Watling of Chichester and the late Douglas Watling.
Carole was a member of Trinity of Fairview, Fletcher, where she was active in the hospitality ministry for 7 years. She was a faithful servant with a servant’s heart and a generous spirit; a true Proverbs 31 woman. Carole cherished her church family.
Carole was a gifted chef and an adoring wife to her husband Steven, to whom she would have celebrated 36 years of marriage this November. She dearly loved her family and was an amazing mom and caregiver to her children. She enjoyed being a homemaker and had a talent for decorating and organizing their home, gardening, landscaping, raising chickens, hosting families, and taking meals to the homebound.
In addition to her husband and mother, Carole is survived by her children: Danny Bourne of Fletcher and Luke (Chandra) Bourne of Vero Beach, FL; three grandsons: Liam, Nat Nat, and Ian; two brothers, Douglas Watling (Jane) and Simon Watling; and 2 sisters: Sue Moetes (Richard) and Jane Cardwell, all of Chichester, England.
A memorial service will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, September 18, 2021 at Trinity of Fairview with the Revs. Stacey Harris, Adam Guice, and Jessie Looney officiating. Friends will be received after the service.
Inurnment will be private.
Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian is assisting the family.
Memorial Service: September 18, 2021 1:00 pm
Trinity of Fairview
646 Concord Road
Fletcher, NC 28732