Christine Irelan Satterfield

christine satterfield
Christine Irelan Satterfield, 68, of 21 Rodgers Place, died Thursday, August 31, 2000, at a local hospital. A native of Buncombe County , she was a daughter of the late Arthur Claude and Alma Sue Brown Irelan. She was retired from Harrison Publishing Company and previously worked for Broadway Hosiery and Clyde Savings and Loan. She was a member of West Asheville Baptist Church and was preceded in death by a sister, Rosa Lee Stophel and three brothers, Calvin, Waymon and Leonard B. Irelan. She is survived by her husband, Edgar “Lee” Satterfield; two sons, Eddie and John Arthur Satterfield, both of Asheville; seven grandchildren, Josiah, Jesse, Jeremiah, Jordan, Jasmine, Jason and Danielle. Funeral services will be 11:00 am Saturday in the Patton Avenue chapel of Groce Funeral Home with the Rev. Ken Lewis officiating. Burial will follow at Roberts Memorial Park. Her family will receive friends 7-8:30 pm Friday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to The Master’s Plan of West Asheville Baptist Church, 926 Haywood Road, Asheville, NC 28806.

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  1. Scheduled to work at The Cove Friday nite. Praying for you Lee and will see you Saturday. In Christ, Dale&Judy

  2. Glenna and Dug,& Family,
    I am so sorry about your loss, may you find comfort in knowing she is with our Lord!!
    Your Friend,

  3. Our Prayers are with the family of Mrs. Satterfield, Eddie’s mother. We are lifting you up in prayer from Channel 16 in Greenville

  4. We are thinking of you and praying for you today (Sat.) and are so sorry that we cannot be there with you. You may be assured of our love and continuing concern. As we think of you, we will be praying.

  5. The Jane and Bill Banks family are sending our prayers and love to you at this time. Christine was such a beautiful person and wonderful neighbor to Jane and Bill. They thought so much of the Satterfield family until their deaths and she lovingly remains in our hearts.

  6. Lee,
    We are very sorry to learn of Christine’s death. Our prayers are with you and your family.
    Your friends
    Bob and Faye

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