August 6, 1927 ~ November 21, 2016
Born in: Collettsville, NC,
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Jack Lindbergh Land, 89, of Asheville, passed away on Monday, November 21, 2016, at his residence. A native of Collettsville, NC, he was a son of the late Fred E. and Malta Weeks Land and a veteran of the U.S. Navy. Jack was a member of Mt. Herman Lodge #118 AF and AM where he served as Master Mason for forty years. He is preceded in death by his wife of 65 years, Grace Hobgood Land, who passed away in 2014. Survivors include son, Jackson Land (Diane), of Saluda; daughters, Jeanette Christian (Cliff), of Asheville and Karen Walker (Tim), of Weaverville; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. A funeral service will be held Saturday at 2:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Asheville. Rev. Leah Brown will officiate. Interment will be Monday, November 28, at 10:00 a.m. at the Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Veterans Restoration Quarters, Attn: Joyce Pemberton, 1329 Tunnel Road, Asheville, NC, 28805. Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Rd. is assisting the family.