February 10, 1932 ~ April 3, 2021

Born in: Buncombe Co., NC
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Sue Elizabeth “Lib” Shope Hollifield, 89, of Asheville, passed away Saturday, April 3, 2021.

A native of Buncombe Co., Lib was a daughter of the late Wilton and Ada Gambrell Shope. She was also preceded in death by her husband, James H. “Jim” Hollifield.

Mrs. Hollifield was a graduate of Swannanoa High School, and was a Doe at the Elk’s Lodge. She worked as a CNA.

Surviving are her sons, Larry Michael Wolfe and Lee Wolfe (Patricia); and grandsons, Steven Lee Wolfe and Larry Michael Wolfe, II.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday in the Patton Avenue chapel of Groce Funeral Home, with Rev. James R. Lamb officiating. Attendance is limited to 75 and masks are required.

Private family burial will be held at Skyview Memorial Park.


Funeral Service: April 7, 2021 11:00 am

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


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  1. Lee and Pat,
    We are so sorry, take comfort in knowing she is in a better place, we all will be together again someday.
    She was a very sweet and loving lady. You took very good care of her you and Pat.
    I will miss seeing her next door.
    May all her beautiful memories bring you comfort. Keeping you close in our thoughts and prayers.
    God Bless
    Paul and April Puglisi


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