October 15, 1935 ~ April 17, 2009

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

Donald Lin Summey Arden ~ Donald Lin Summey, 73, of Arden, died Friday, April 17, 2009, at his residence. A native of Henderson County, he was a son of the late Major and Estelle Owenby Summey and was also preceded in death by four brothers and one sister. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Gwendolyn Murray Summey; a daughter, Leslie Summey of Arden; a sister, Eva Summey of Asheville and one nephew, John Bacon and his wife, Frieda, of Fletcher. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday, April 19, 2009 at Calvary Episcopal Churchyard with Reverend Gayle Brown officiating. Flowers are appreciated or for those who desire, memorial contributions may be made to CarePartners Hospice, PO Box 25338, Asheville, NC 28813. Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian on Long Shoals Road is in charge of the arrangements.

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  1. God bless you, your Mom, and your Aunt during these next days and months as you face the reality of your Dad’s passing.
    Love to you all,
    Sherry Harbin

  2. Leslie our sincere kind wishes and sympathy go out to you and your family in this time of loss. We know how close your family is and know your father will be greatly missed. Helen and Phil


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