Mamie Conner Mashburn

mamie mashburn
Mamie Conner Mashburn, 90, of 119 Dogwood Road, Candler, died Saturday, February 23, 2013. Mrs. Mashburn was born in Buncombe County and was a daughter of the late James Hobart and Augusta Beachboard Conner. She was married to Oscar Mashburn, who died in 1990, and was also preceded in death by sisters, Maggie Lunsford and Oma Lee Conner, brothers, Jimmy Conner, Robert Conner, and Burnice Conner; son-in-law, Harrison Warren and daughter-in-law, Tina Taylor Mashburn. Mrs. Mashburn was a member of Cedar Hill Freewill Baptist Church and the Ladies Auxiliary. She is survived by two daughters, Rosa Sexton (David) and Ruby Warren; sons, Ronnie Mashburn, Bud Mashburn (Donna), Kenneth Mashburn (Glenda), Gary Mashburn (Debbie) and Mike Mashburn (Kathy); sister-in-law, Yvonne Conner; 20 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday in the Patton Avenue chapel of Groce Funeral Home with the Rev. Dr. Keith Hutchinson and The Rev. Randy Gregg officiating. Interment will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery conducted by the Rev. Larry Collins. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to CarePartners Hospice, PO Box 25338, Asheville, NC 28813.

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  1. We love you and will Miss Aunt Mamie. We will meet again soon Aunt Mamie! We love you and I thank you for helping make Bobby the man he is today!
    Susie Conner Aka Bobby’s wife.

  2. Mamie was such a wonderful, loving, and godly woman. We are so grateful to have had the privilage of knowing her from Cedar Hill. We are sorry for your loss and pray that God will wrap you in His comforting arms during this tough time. We love you all.

  3. We are praying for our family during this time. Aunt Mamie aka Granny, will be gaining a Crown in Glory for her witness and life before me. I will alway cherish that little black zipper KJV Bible that Mamie gave to me some 38 years ago. Your Faith is now Sight. Even so come quickly LORD JESUS!!

  4. Warmest thoughts and prayers go out to the Mashburn family during this difficult time. She was a precious lady!

  5. Mr. Mike:

    I am so sorry for the loss of your Mom. If there is anything that we can do, please let us know. We will keep your family in our prayers.

    Bryan and Kathy Whitson

  6. So sorry for the loss of your dear loved one. She will be greatly missed, but know that she is now in the loving arms of King Jesus. May God Bless the Mashburn family, and I will keep you in my prayers.

  7. We are so sorry for your loss. Ken and Glenda are special friends of ours and we send condolences to all the family.

  8. Praying for the Mashburn Family who loved and cared for her as long as they could. Continue the legacy she left behind and get ready to meet her again. Death is a blessing to God’s children.

  9. So sorry to hear about Aunt Mamie. She was such a sweet lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone during this difficult time. Keep your memories close to your heart. Much love to everyone.

  10. Gary, It has been alot of years since we were grade/high school classmates.

    My sincere condolences to you and the Mashburn Family during this difficult time. May you find comfort in the warm memories of your dear Mother and His promise of seeing her again.

    With sympathy,
    Pat Grooms Forbes
    Mr. & Mrs. Harry Grooms

  11. Dear family of Mamie, We offer our deepest condolences in the passing of Mamie. I remember her well and during my years at Cedar Hill FWB Church, I came to know her family. May your grief be lessened by the fact that Mamie is now walking with Jesus. May God bless and comfort each of you.

    Phil and Joyce Dover Evans

  12. Sorry to hear of the passing of your mother and grandmother. May God comfort you in this time of sorrow and loss.

    Sharon and Junior Moore

  13. To the Mashburn family,
    So sorry to hear of your loss. What a wonderful legacy of a long life lived and many children and grand-children. May God bring comfort to each family member and continue to use this precious family for His glory.
    Love, Patti and David Rutledge (friends of Hal and Crystal Blakely)

  14. Our heartfelt condolences to the family of Mamie Conner Mashburn. Words cannot express the pain we feel when we lose our dear loved ones. Our prayer is that may you find comfort through God’s Word, the Bible. Isaiah 25:8 tells us: ‘He will actually swallow up death forever, and the Sovereign Lord Jehovah will certainly wipe the tears from all faces.” May you be strengthened and comforted during this time of loss.

  15. Heaven Just got one of the most awesome woman God created. I have wonderful memories of my childhood going to Aunt Mamie’s house on Sundays with Rhonda, Ronnie and Tina. I am truly blessed just knowing such a woman like that. God Bless the family ya’ll are in our thoughts.

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