Nancy May Leppert
June 10, 1923 ~ February 23, 2015
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Nancy May Leppert, 91, of Asheville, died Monday, February 23, 2015, at Aston Park Health Care Center. A native of Buncombe Co., she was a daughter of the late John and Mabel Morris May. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Frank T. Leppert, Jr., great-granddaughter, Amanda Louise Taylor, sister, Martha May Almond, and brothers, John Bryan May, Jr., Robert Morris May, Henry Phillip May, and George Pennell May. Mrs. Leppert worked with family grocery stores May's Market and the Stoney Knob Super Market. She later worked for the Buncombe Co. Tax office, and was a liason officer with Asheville City Council. She was an active member of St. George Episcopal Church, as well as a member of the Lion's Club, the Asheville Business Women's Association, and the NC Grocerymen Association. Mrs. Leppert is survived by her daughter, Susie Perry; grandchildren, Frank Daniel Perry and wife Gerri, James Bryan Perry, Phillip Morris "Nick" Perry and wife Sara, and Christopher Thomas Perry and wife Jessica; brother, Glenn Howard May and wife Carolyn; and a number of great-grandchildren. Memorial services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday in the Patton Ave. chapel of Groce Funeral Home, with the Rev. Alex H. Hanks officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the West Asheville Lion's Club.