Roy Edward McAbee

roy mcabee

July 26, 1944 ~ December 28, 2023

Born in: Henderson County, NC
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Roy Edward McAbee, 79, passed away Thursday, December 28, 2023, at Mission Hospital following a brief illness.

Roy was born July 26, 1944, in Henderson County to the late Jesse and Geneva Bradley McAbee. He was a graduate of Edneyville High School and proudly served in the US Navy from 1962-1966. He was retired as a draftsman with American Enka Corp.

Roy loved life, spending time with friends and helping people, giving of his time and talents – always putting others first. He once said that his joy was to help someone else.

A graveside gathering with military honors will be at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 3, 2024, at New Morgan Hill Cemetery.

Flowers are appreciated or donations in his memory may be made to Dolores Reeves, 18 Qualla Drive, Candler, NC 28715. And put Cemetery Fund in the memo line.

Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue is assisting with the arrangements.


Graveside Service: January 4, 2024 1:00 pm

New Morgan Hill Cemetery
Lake Drive
Candler, NC 28715

Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

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


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