Dorothy "Dot" Louise Chandler Creasman


July 26, 1927 ~ December 25, 2021

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

Dorothy “Dot” Louise Chandler Creasman, 94, of Candler, passed away Saturday, December 25, 2021.

A native of Madison Co., Dot was a daughter of the late Lattie and Margaret Etta Burleson Chandler. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Richard Fletcher Creasman, Sr., son, Richard F. Creasman, Jr., sisters, Emma Chandler, Frankie Chandler, Orla Boone, Vergie Sizemore, and Edith Moore, brothers, Willie and Lawrence Chandler, granddaughter, Crystal Tschiffely, and beloved dog, Tinker.

Surviving are her daughters, Ann Creasman Allison, Ruby Creasman Eure, and Mary Creasman Tschiffely (Martin); grandchildren, Tony Creasman, Farrell Herren, Casey Eure (Emma), Matthew Eure, and Stephanie Herren (Jackson); great-grandchildren, Jeffrey, Trace, Liam and Parker; great-great grandchildren, Jakub, Jasper, Jayden and Eli; and a number of nieces and nephews.

The family would like to extend special thanks to all Dot’s caregivers, including Thurline Cobb and Tracy Dadak, and to Pastor Karen Kurtz and all the many friends of Montmorenci United Methodist.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday at Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends one hour before the service, beginning at 12:30 p.m. at Groce Funeral Home, Patton Avenue.


Visitation: December 30, 2021 12:30 pm - June 20, 2024 1:30 pm

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


Graveside Service: December 30, 2021 2:00 pm

Bethel United Meth. Church Cem.
1056 Riceville Road
Asheville, NC 28805


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  1. Ruby and Family,
    Dot was a beautiful soul and a precious lady. She will be greatly missed. Our prayers are with each of you.

  2. Ann, My deepest sympathy to you and your family. You were blessed to have your mom for so many years. I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers. Take Care. Sincerely, Dennis

  3. Dot will be greatly missed , she was a very fun loving person, she was always getting me laughing, I always enjoyed her dogs Cracker Jack and Tinker walking them , loving them and giving them treats , she treated me like family and will always have a special place in my heart ❤️

  4. Ann, I am so sorry to hear of you mother’s passing my prayers are with You and the family may God grant peace and comfort to all.

  5. Ann, I’m so sorry for the loss of your sweet mama. You can just see the sweetness in her picture. You have my deepest sympathy. 🙏🏻✝️🙏🏻

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