George Lloyd Everingham, 71, of Leicester, passed away Wednesday, January 11, 2023 at the Charles George VA Medical Center.

Born May 29, 1951, in New York, George was a son of the late Carroll George Everingham and Hazel Moyer Everingham. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, who was proud of being in long term recovery. He was an avid car owner and enthusiast of his Camaro SS, and was a very talented carpenter.

Surviving are his sons, Shawn and Gregory Everingham; niece, Samantha DeSanto Cartwright (Nathan); sister, Virginia DeSanto; brother, Job Hamilton Everingham (Donna); nephews, Timmy McDaniel, Brian McDaniel and Kevin DeSanto; and great-nephews, BriBri McDaniel and Byrd Cartwright, who called him his “car uncle.”

The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 15, at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue. The burial will take place at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 19, at the Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery, Black Mountain.


Visitation: January 15, 2023 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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


Burial: January 19, 2023 10:00 am

Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery
962 Old US Hwy 70
Black Mountain, NC 28711

(919) 664-1195

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  1. George always had a smile on his face when I’d see him working at the VA. God bless the family during your time of loss.


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