December 6, 1951 ~ April 5, 2017
Born in: Buncombe County,
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Asheville– Katherine "Kitty" Elizabeth Holcombe Robertson, 65, passed away Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at Mission Hospital. Mrs. Robertson was born in Buncombe County to the late Herbert Herman Holcombe and Mary Elizabeth Zachary Holcombe. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Becky Parris. Katherine was an avid doll collector and she loved collecting anything Elvis. She enjoyed sewing and she went out of her way to do special things for special people. She is survived by her husband, Thomas Franklin Robertson; two sons, Chris Robertson and his wife, Laurie and Thomas "TJ" Robertson; five sisters, Marie Constance (Sam), June Brendle, Linda Adams (James), Jackie Coulby (Bill) and Gwen Holcombe and two grandchildren, Silas and Piper Robertson. A funeral service will be held Friday, April 7, 2017 at 11:00 am at Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian on Long Shoals Road with Reverend Arthur Riddle officiating. Burial will follow at New Salem Cemetery in Skyland. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service from 10:00 to 11:00 at the funeral home.