September 2, 1921 ~ May 9, 2019

Born in: Buncombe Co., NC
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Frieda Ann Roland Carter Parks, 97, passed away on Thursday, May 9, 2019, at Aston Park Health Care Center.

A native of Buncombe Co., Frieda was a daughter of the late Clifford and Alma Ray Roland. She was also preceded in death by her first husband, John William Carter, Sr., and second husband, George Bradley Parks.

Ms. Parks is survived by her children, Barbara Rice (Randy), Juanita McHone (C.F.), Mary Parton (Jim), John Carter (Peggy), Bobby Carter (Debbie), and Dwight Carter (Vickie); 16 grandchildren, 39 great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.

The funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Monday at the Groce Funeral Home chapel on Patton Ave. Associate Pastor Duane Boyer, Temple Baptist Church, will officiate. Entombment will follow at the Forest Lawn Memorial Park Mausoleum.

Her family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.


Visitation: May 13, 2019 2:00 pm

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


Funeral Service: May 13, 2019 3:00 pm

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


Burial: May 13, 2019 4:00 pm

Forest Lawn Memorial Park
1498 Sand Hill Road
Candler, NC 28715


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