September 12, 1924 ~ March 16, 2023

Born in: Parsons, KS
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Faye Loraine Cochran Caudle passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 16, 2023, surrounded by family.

Faye was born on September 12, 1924, in Parsons, KS, to the late Beulah Browning Turk Cochran and Joseph Joe Cochran. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Jonathan Wesley Caudle, who died in 1992; sister, Ruth Cochran Barrett; brothers-in law, Ray Caudle, Vance Caudle, and Guy Caudle; sister-in-law, Peggy Caudle Sherlin; and granddaughter, Weslyn Caudle Herman.

She is survived by two sons, Thomas Wesley Caudle (Wanda), and Jonathan David Caudle (Lisa); daughter, Deborah Faye Caudle Kite (Tim); seven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild; sisters-in-law, Jean Caudle and Marge Caudle; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Faye loved her flowers in her yard, especially in the spring as everything was starting to bloom. She was also a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church.

Her family will receive friends on Sunday at 1:00 p.m. at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. The funeral service will immediately follow at 2:00 p.m., officiated by the Rev. Arthur Gillespie. Interment will take place the following morning at Green Hills Cemetery.

Her family expresses a special thank you to Four Seasons for the kind and compassionate care they provided. In lieu of flowers, her family encourages a donation in memory of Faye be made to Four Seasons Foundation, Hendersonville, NC.


Visitation: March 19, 2023 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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


Funeral Service: March 19, 2023 2:00 pm

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



Green Hills Cemetery
25 New Leicester Hwy.
Asheville, NC 28806


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  1. Debbie I’m so sorry for your loss & for the whole family’s loss! I remember her from when we were kids! God Bless!


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