February 15, 1933 ~ September 14, 2021
Born in: Buncombe County, NC
Resided in: Arden, NC
Arden- Sarah Martha Cothran Herzberg, 88, of Arden, died Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at CarePartners Solace Center.
A native of Buncombe County, she was a daughter of the late Melvin and Lorene Gasperson Cothran.
A long-time member of Long Shoals Baptist Church, Sarah was also a member of the Eastern Star and was active in the American Business Women’s Association and local elections for many years.
She is survived by her loving husband of 70 years, Maurice Herzberg; two daughters, Donna Anderson of Skyland and Linda Blanke (Bob) of Asheville; one son, Dan Herzberg (Paula) of Mt. Holly, NC as well as eight grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Sarah’s Life will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, September 18, 2021 at Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian with Reverend Roger Rearden officiating. Burial will follow at Avery’s Creek Christian Church Cemetery. Her family will receive friends Saturday at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you consider making a donation in Sarah’s memory to Long Shoals Baptist Church, 661 Long Shoals Road, Arden, NC 28704.