Eva Elliott

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Eva Armstrong Elliott, 94, died Saturday, July 25, 2015, at Aston Park Health Care Center. Mrs. Elliott was born in New Bern but had lived in Buncombe County for most of her life. She was a daughter of the late Rev. A.C. and Emma Carroon Armstrong, and she was married for 72 years to James Clyde Elliott, Sr., who died in 2011. Mrs. Elliott was a charter member of Grace Baptist Church and formerly worked in the Catalog Department of Sears-Roebuck. She is survived by her two sons, Gilbert Mark Elliott and wife Jo Ann, and James Clyde Elliott, Jr., and wife Anne; grandchildren Christopher Elliott (Pam), Robert Elliott (Angie), Jan Bell (Vance), Kim Pruett (Mike), Kevin Johnson (Patty), Karen Johnson, Sheila Parker (Joe), and Shannon Kranyik (David); sixteen great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter. Graveside services will be at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday at Woodlawn Cemetery with the Pastor Steve Ackerman officiating. (Woodlawn Cemetery is in Oakley: turn off Fairview Road at Oakley Methodist Church onto Merchant Street, then turn right onto Cypress Street.) The family expresses their sincere appreciation to the nurses and staff of Aston Park HCC for their loving and compassionate care of Mrs. Elliott. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Grace Baptist Church, 718 Haywood Road, Asheville, NC 28806. Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue is assisting with the arrangements.

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  1. So sorry to hear of Mrs. Elliott’s passing. We loved her. She was a joy to be around. Ella & Logan was sorry about her passing. She was so sweet to them.
    They loved visiting with her.

    You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  2. Eva was a wonderful lady. I am happy for her that she is with Clyde. Two Godly Christian folks who were genuine and caring for their families and their friends. My love to her faithful family in caring for her all these years. She was a blessing to me. Martha Reece

  3. Dear Elliot families my love and prayers go out to each of you in the passing of your precious mother. She was such a dear lovely christian friend and teacher for years. She and Clyde were such an inspiration to me with their witness in life and marriage. Praise God they are together in Heaven with our Lord. Love Betty Plemmons


  5. Dear Elliott family,
    What a joy it is to have known your precious parents, Clyde and Eva! Eva was so dear to our mother, Dorothy Ballinger and our aunt, Margaret Robinson. Eva was such a beautiful LADY , inside and out. She had such tiny feet and was so sweet to share her worn shoes with us when we were very young. We enjoyed playing in those high heels so much! What a comfort it is to know that Eva is with our wonderful Lord and all is well. ‘…. till we meet at Jesus feet.’

  6. I met this sweet Lady at Aston park she was an Angel always loved talking to her God bless each of you all she is Having great Reuion in Heaven

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