November 23, 1960 ~ May 19, 2021

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

Iris Melita Frisbee, 60, of Asheville, passed away Wednesday, May 19, 2021.

A native of Buncombe Co., she was a daughter of the late Herbert and Lois Sisk Frisbee.

Surviving are her daughter, Amber Marlow; grandchild, Nevaeh Marlow; and brother, Daniel Lee Frisbee.

Graveside services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 22, 2021, at Snow Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery.


Graveside Service: May 22, 2021 3:00 pm

Snow Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery
84 Snow Hill Church Road
Candler, NC 28715


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

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


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  1. I didn’t know Iris personally but did enjoy her comments on Facebook. May God be your strength at your sad loss of Iris.

  2. R.I.P Iris, We Never got the pleasure in meeting but we did talk and cut up alot on Zoom with the other Girl’s, and talking to you on Mike Manuel’s Show, even though we hadn’t talked for awhile I’m gonna Miss you and I Love you,

  3. R.I.P Miss Iris, We never got the pleasure of meeting in person, but we had alot of fun on Zoom with the Girl’s and watching Mike Manuel’s Show, I’m sure going to Miss you even though we hadn’t talked in a while, Love you,

  4. RIP my friend, enjoy strolling those golden streets with your moma, you will be missed. πŸ™πŸ’•πŸ™πŸ’•πŸ™

  5. My deepest condolences to all of the family. Prayers lifted. May God wrap his arms around you and comfort you all at this very hard time. She will be missed. Fly high with the Angels Iris! We love you!

  6. Iris was a great lady,she was always there when anyone needed her.She had a compassionate heart and was loved by her friends.

  7. So sorry to hear Amber and Danny,she was a friend,prayed many prayers for Melita…as well as she prayed for us in times of need… we used to go to church together. She will be missed! Prayers for you all from me and members of Luther Pentecostal Holiness Church.πŸ™βœοΈ

  8. I knew Iris as Melita since our school days. She was a kind & gentle soul that often thought of others before herself. I will miss her daily Facebook posts & words of encouragement. RIP

  9. Im going to miss you on Facebook an Mike Manuel show you was a sweet beautiful friend that i met on Facebook RIP Iris love an miss you πŸ˜ͺ

  10. May you Rest In Peace Love You Iris. I am so glad that I knew you and thanks for being there for us all.

  11. Dear Amber and family, I am sorry for your loss. Iris was like a sister to me and my family. We loved her so much . She always spoke of you and Nevaeh . going to miss her smile And laughter. AND she was my Prayer partner . Patsy Pinkerton and Mary Dawn Tow

  12. We knew Iris all the way back to her childhood though we hadn’t seen her lately. Our prayers are with the family.

  13. So sad! Melita & I went to school together! She was a very sweet person! Enjoyed her FB post and she was always there when anyone needed to be prayed for! RIP Melita!

  14. I have known Melita and Danny since childhood. I will miss seeing her Facebook posts.
    She was a kind soul. Gone too soon.
    RIP Melita FrisbeeπŸ™πŸ»


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