November 29, 1923 ~ August 10, 2005
Born in: Gaston County, NC,
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Flora Etta Jennings, 81, of Biltmore, died Wednesday, August 10, 2005 at a local nursing home. A native of Gaston County, she was the daughter of the late David Lee and Elizabeth Key Conard and was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Jennings, who died in 1977 and by a grandson, Woodrow Mack, III. She was a member of Biltmore Baptist Church and worked as a cook for the Hot Shot Cafe in Biltmore for 40 years. Survivors include two daughters, Pat Mack and her husband Woodrow of Skyland and Ms. Glenda Cannon of Asheville; four grandchildren, Karen Conner and David Smith of Asheville, Marie Mack of Hendersonville and Deborah Garland of Arden; five great-grandchildren, Brian Luther, David Swangium, Sylvia Garland, Sarah Jones and Evan DeLuca; one great-great-grandchild, Lexie Castrol and special nephew Robert Garland Conard and his wife Carolyn of Sylvester, GA. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 pm Saturday at Green Hills Cemetery with the Reverend Doctor Ian Walker officiating. Her family will receive friends from 7:00-8:30 pm Friday at the funeral home. Flowers are appreciated or memorials may be made in her name to the Alzheimer’s Association Mountain Office, 31 College Place, Suite D320, Asheville, NC 28801-2644.