November 28, 1928 ~ May 24, 2021

Born in: Madison Co., NC
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Dora West Netherton, 92, of Asheville passed away Monday, May 24, 2021.
Mrs. Netherton was born in 1928, in Madison County to the late Thurman and Annie Duckett West. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Candler Netherton Jr. and a son, Robert Netherton.
She was a former inspector with Square D and enjoyed quilting, gardening, and working with her flowers.
She is survived by a daughter, Sharon Netherton Ford (Mike) and a son, Lynn Netherton (Cathy); three grandchildren, Jason King (Kristin), Cody King (Jessica) and Denice Helton (Vince), and ten great-grandchildren, Evey, Jodi, Briar, Byron, Brock, Kendall, Nahailey, Braxton, Victoria and Haylei.
Graveside services will be at 3:00 p.m. Friday at Ashelawn Gardens with the Rev. Garry Rogers officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Childrens’ Hospital (


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


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  1. We are so very sorry to hear of Dora’s passing. We loved her. We didnt know in time to attend her service. Prayers for the family.
    Don Reeves
    Maxine Reeves Hodges


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