September 22, 1930 ~ April 24, 2017
Born in: Asheville, NC,
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Ethel A. Faulkner, 86, of Asheville, passed away Monday, April 24 2017 at the CarePartners Solace Center. Ethel was born September 22, 1930 in Asheville to the late Ulysses T. Austin and Blanche I. Austin. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Jack C. Faulkner. Ethel worked as bookkeeper and secretary for many years for Faulkner Tune Up Service and also for the late Winston Pulliam. She was a lifetime member of Bent Creek Baptist Church. She is survived by her son Rick and wife Cindy, and grandsons Jason and Johnathan. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday at Pisgah View Memorial Park, with the Rev. Tommy Bridges officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Thursday at Groce Funeral Home, Patton Ave. The family wishes to express special thanks to Herbert and Linda Branch, Sharon Harwood, Doris Bailey, Bobbie Sparks and other friends and family who have been so helpful to Ethel and her family. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to CarePartners Hospice, PO Box 25338, Asheville NC 28813.