January 23, 1921 ~ November 15, 2001

Born in: Buncombe county, NC,
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Gladys Marie Curry Wilson Duncan, 80, of 62 Hickory Tree Road, Asheville, died Thursday, November 15, 2001, in an Asheville hospital. Mrs. Duncan was born in Buncombe County and was a daughter of the late Sebe Littleton and Barbara Augusta Ownsby Curry. She was also preceded in death by her husbands, Clyde Woodfin Wilson and James Edward Duncan, a son, Jack C. Wilson, who died in 1993, four brothers, Clinton, Kenneth, Ervin C. and Leon R. Curry, and a sister Ovella Jean Lunsford. She was a former inspector for Beacon Mfg. Co. and was a member of the Biltmore Church of God. Surviving are one daughter, Elaine Richardson of Asheville; one brother, David J. Curry of Asheville; one granddaughter, Angela Marie Warren and one great-grandson, Aaron Michael Warren. Graveside services will be at 2:00 pm Monday at Gashes Creek Baptist Church Cemetery with the Reverends Daniel Allen and Gary Thompson officiating. Her family will receive friends from 7 - 8:30 pm Sunday at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue and request that memorials be made to Mountain Area Hospice, PO Box 25338, Asheville, NC 28803.

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  1. She is missed as she was my aunt. My Dad, Clinton Curry, was her brother. I especially miss the times spent at Mama Curry’s and those family meals around her table.


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