January 27, 1939 ~ April 26, 2010
Resided in: Asheville, NC
David Meece, 71, of Asheville, passed away April 26, 2010 at his home. He was born on January 27, 1939 in Henderson County to Roy and Lillian Marlowe Meece. He was preceded in death by his mother and father and three brothers, Eric, Boyce and Kermit Meece. He is survived by three sisters, Eithel O’Kelly of Asheville, Jeannie Marriott of Fletcher and Nanci Garren and husband, Milo, of Mills River and two brothers, Arvel and wife, Edith, of Raleigh and J.P. and wife, Betty, of Arden. Mr. Meece was a veteran and he served honorably in the U.S. Marines for eight years. He was a retired handmade furniture maker and had a business in antique restoration. Some of his work is displayed by Grove Park Inn. David was an avid golfer and an art string designer. There will be a private memorial and graveside rites at Mt. Gilead cemetery.