March 5, 1910 ~ August 27, 2003

Born in: Buncombe Co., NC,
Resided in: Arden, NC

Arden ~ Clemeth G. Alexander, 93, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, August 27, 2003 at her residence. A native of Buncombe, Mrs. Alexander was born March 5, 1910 to the late Charlie and Jerlene Davis Graham. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Carl C. Alexander and two sisters, five brothers and one stepson. Mrs. Alexander was employed by American Enka Corporation and retired in 1975. Clemeth was a member of the Oak Grove Christian Church of Avery's Creek. Survivors include her son, Gilbert J. Alexander of Arden; stepson, Raymond Alexander of Black Mountain; sister, Genevieve Boone of Arden; granddaughter, Janice Gilbert of Hendersonville and several nieces and nephews. She will be loved, cherished and missed by all. A graveside service will be conducted Saturday at 11:00 AM at Avery's Creek Christian Church Cemetery with Bill Edmondson officiating. The family will receive friends from 7:00 - 8:30 PM Friday at Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian on Long Shoals Road. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mountain Area Hospice, PO Box 25338, Asheville, NC 28813.

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  1. I am sorry that I missed the furnal service, I was out of town during the time. When I was a child growing up on Avery Creek Clemeth did things for me that have helped me thru out my life, she was a wonderful person.

  2. The children of Fred and Bertha Gasperson Owenby would like you to know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. We know that time will heal your pain and leave wonderful, happy memories of Clemeth. God Bless Your Family.

  3. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. She was a very special lady and we will miss her wonderful
    chow-chow when we have cornbread and beans. May God bless and keep you.

  4. Gilbert, I am sorry about Aunt Clemeth’s death. She has gone to a better place and will not suffer any longer. Let me know if there is anything I can do.


  5. Pearl Gasperson, her daughters Marilyn Fisher and Carolyn Gasperson, and their family send their sincerest condolences to Clemeth’s family.

  6. Gilbert,
    So sorry about the loss of your Mother. I sure know how you feel.
    I want you to know that I will be thinking of you and praying for you. I cannot be at the visitation tonight, so I went by at lunchtime today. She looks so peaceful and I know she is at rest in a better place. Let me know if there is anything that I can do. God Bless!
    Lisa S. Marrow, RN

  7. We were so glad to see Clemeth at the Gasperson Reunion. She will be deeply missed. God bless.
    Wade and Shirley Bostic
    Clyde and Teresa Dye

  8. With deepest sympathy for the loss of your loved one…Clemeth was a great friend of our mother, Mrs. June Clemmons…may God bring peace to your heart and help you heal. You will be in our prayers.


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