Patsy Joan Wolfe Brown

patsy brown

February 13, 1943 ~ March 14, 2024

Born in: Asheville, NC
Resided in: Weaverville, NC

Patsy Joan Wolfe Brown, 81, passed away on Thursday, March 14, 2024.

An Asheville native, Patsy was a daughter of the late Thomas Edgar Wolfe Sr., and Edna Wooten Wolfe, and Fay Griffin Stafford. She was also preceded in death by her son, Robert Stanley Brown, and brothers, Thomas, James, Jerry, Hubert and Gary Dean Wolfe.

Mrs. Brown attended Sunrise Baptist Church for many years and was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother.

She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Larry Brown; son, Scott Brown (Kelly); granddaughter, Kaitlen Heneghan (Morgan), great-grandson, Liam Heneghan; brothers, Larry Wolfe (June), Fred Taylor, David Taylor, Jim Erwin (Naomi); and sisters, Sandra Dillingham and Darlene Ramsey.

The family will receive friends beginning at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 21, 2024, at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. The funeral service will follow at 2:00 p.m., officiated by the Revs. Bill Higgins and J.D. Gipe. A livestream of the service will be available below. Burial will then take place at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

Broadcast Date:

Groce Funeral Home Broadcast


Visitation: March 21, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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


Funeral Service: March 21, 2024 2:00 pm

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


Burial: March 21, 2024 3:00 pm

Forest Lawn Memorial Park
1498 Sand Hill Rd.
Candler, NC 28715


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  1. I know Pat is walking God’s street of gold. She will be missed. Everyone needs to be ready to meet Jesus. He could come anytime. We love y’all very much

  2. What sad news for her family and friends left to grieve her passing, but wonderful for her as we know she is in the presence of her savior. Loved Pat and her wonderful spirit, no one could say a prayer and make you feel like you were in the presence of God like she could. Our prayers are with the family as they face the days ahead. . Love you Larry and prayers are with you ❤️

  3. I’m so sorry to hear of her passing. She was so good to us and my mom and dad. We loved her. Prayers sent for her family.

  4. So very sorry to hear of Pat passing. She was beautiful inside an out. Prayers are sent for comfort and love around you all.

  5. We are so sorry for your loss. Pat was such a beautiful lady inside and out. Our love and prayers go out to Larry, Scotty, Kelly, and Kaitlin today and in the days ahead. We love you all.

  6. Larry and Scott, and family I am so very sorry to hear of this great loss. Ms. Pat is with her Lord and Savior now. She is better than ever forever. I pray the sweet Holy Spirit will embrace you all and give you all His comfort and His peace in the wonderful name of Jesus Christ. Amen.

  7. Much love to Patsy family. We have kept in touch through Facebook. We went to school together. Patsy always had a smile on her beautiful face. Larry I know you are heart broken, we will be lifting you up in our prayers. What a homecoming she had with all the family waiting on her and to see the face of Jesus.❤️

  8. Pat had a gentle spirit and warm smile. I’m so sorry for your loss. Lifting the family in prayer.

  9. Such a sad yet glorious time to know how much we will miss this sweet gentle lady for a few moments of time until we join her to forever praise our Savior!! Yet we’re overcome with the knowledge that she is in the precious arms of Jesus, safe and secure!! Larry, Scotty, Kelly and Kaitlyn we’re praying God’s peace, grace and comfort will be with each of you, precious family! We do so love this family. ❤️❤️❤️🙏🙏🙏

  10. I know Pat will be sorely missed. What a fine example of a Christian lady! Our thoughts and prayers are with Larry and the family during this time 🥰🩷

  11. Larry, Scott, Kelly, Kaitlin, and all Pat’s family,
    Our hearts are saddened that Pat is no longer here, but rejoice that she is forever with the Savior she loved so much. Our lives will forever be blessed with her special nature, gentle spirit, and loving countenance. She is truly an example of a true and faithful Godly woman. We will always treasure the special times we spent with Larry and Pat at Sunrise and in their home. Sending all our love and continuing to lift all of you to our Lord in prayer for comfort and strength. Hutch and Trudy

  12. Larry and Scott, She was a beautiful lady and always very kind to me. Sorry for your loss. I will keep you all in my prayers.

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