August 29, 1972 ~ September 22, 2014
Born in: Asheville, NC,
Resided in: Candler, NC
Crystal Denise Tschiffely, 42, of Candler, died Monday, September 22, 2014. A native of Asheville, she was the daughter of Martin J. and Mary Creasman Tschiffely. She was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Wilson R. Tschiffely, Jr. and Ethel Tschiffely, and maternal grandfather, Richard F. Creasman, Sr. Ms. Tschiffely attended Enka High School. She was a member of Grace Independent Missionary Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, Ms. Tschiffely is survived by her loyal and beloved son, Jeremiah Trace "Derf" Tschiffely; devoted companion, Jeff Ford; maternal grandmother, Dorothy Chandler Creasman; and aunts and uncles, Ruby Creasman Eure, Ann Creasman Allison, Richard F. Creasman, Jr. and wife Janice, and Wilson R. Tschiffely, III and wife Betty. Graveside services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Candler, with Pastor Doug Jones officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. .