March 15, 1932 ~ June 27, 2016

Born in: Valdese, NC,
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Catherine Elizabeth Williams Kinser, 84, of Asheville, died Monday, June 27, 2016, at StoneCreek Health and Rehab Center. A native of Valdese, NC, she was a daughter of the late Guy and Bessie Long Williams. She was also preceded in death by her son, Michael Scott Kinser. Mrs. Kinser was a longtime member of First Baptist Church of Asheville, where she faithfully served as a Sunday School teacher. She taught home economics and was a member of the Garden Club of Asheville. She was a loving and devoted mother and grandmother. Surviving are her daughter, Kay Kinser; son, David W. Kinser; and grandchildren, Hunter A. Kinser, Lauren A. Kinser, and Cameron A. Kinser. Memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday in the Chapel of First Baptist Church of Asheville, with the Revs. David Blackmon and Leah Brown officiating. The family will receive friends following the service. The family wishes to express special thanks to the staff of Stone Creek Rehab and Arbor Terrace, and also to Four Seasons Hospice. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 5 Oak St., Asheville, NC 28801. Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. is assisting the family.

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  1. We are in Colorado and cannot offer our condolences in person. Cathy was a wonderful person and we especially appreciate her friendship to Hilda. God bless all of your family in these trying times.

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  2. I have fond memories of Mrs. Kinser. She was a good friend to my mother, Norma. She visited with us several times when she was in Greensboro! It was always so good to see her and to visit with her.

    I am so sorry for your loss and will be remembering all of you in my prayers.

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  3. David and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. There is no one in the world like our Mothers. I know you will miss her terribly but I also know God will grant you peace. Our wonderful hope of being together eternally is the greatest peace in the world. God bless you all!

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  4. My deepest sympathies for your loss. Kay and David, I will always remember meeting your mother. A wonderful spirited lady, now at peace.

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  5. David, I am so sorry for your loss and I hope that wonderful memories will give you some comfort and knowing that she is now if the place we all look forward to going someday.

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  6. I am sorry to lose Cathy as a friend in both our neighborhood and church. She was a sweet lady; I loved her smile. We used to walk together. She had a spirit that inspired me.

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  7. Kay and David, I am sorry for your loss and wish I could have been there for the service. Your mom was a special lady and I know you will miss her. Love you… Linda

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