December 19, 1942 ~ September 11, 2014
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Frances Adrienne Pfaff, 71, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, September 11, 2014, passing away suddenly at home from natural causes. Adrienne was born December 19, 1942, in Newgulf, Texas, Wharton County, the daughter of the late George W. Chancey, Sr. and Ora Anna Jones Chancey. She was also preceded in death by her brother, George W. Chancey, Jr., and 2 sisters, Norma Elaine Tasker, and Emma Jean Behrens. Adrienne was an RN and worked at Sheridan Wyoming Hospital. She obtained her Masters Degree in Nursing and taught at Sheridan High School. She met and married Howard in Sheridan and moved to Bozeman, Montana where she worked in nursing. The family moved to Haywood County, NC and Adrienne became a realtor with Beverly Hanks & Associates. She loved to travel, camp in the RV, and play guitar. Above all Adrienne loved the Lord and will be remembered for her devotion to her family. She is survived by her loving husband, Howard Pfaff; a son Glenn Reed and wife Anna of Hot Springs, SD; a daughter Donna King and husband Phillip of Woodfin, NC; a stepdaughter Natalie Diberardinis of Colora, MD; 2 sisters, JoAnn Melton of Goldsboro, NC and Jeannette Banken and husband Charles of Henderson, KY; four grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. Family will receive friends from 1:00 - 2:00 pm Monday at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue with a graveside service at Green Hills Cemetery following at 2:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, the family would be honored by donations in her memory to the Shriners (www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org).