June 19, 1951 ~ February 11, 2020

Born in: Winston-Salem, NC
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Susan Delane Snowden, 68, died on Tuesday, February 11, 2020, at her residence.

She was a daughter of the late Herbert and Emma Johnson Snowden. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Jay Snowden.

Susan was a graduate of Broward High School and was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. She was a member of AMVET’s Post #333 of Black Mountain.

She is survived by her son, James Snowden; brother, Jerry Snowden and wife Kathy, and sister, Gayla Riccardi; and several nieces and nephews.

A private burial for the family was held at the Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery in Black Mountain.

Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. is assisting the family.


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

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


Private Service:

Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery
962 Old US Hwy 70
Black Mountain, NC 28711


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  1. Dear Jerry and family,
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you as you cope with your loss. May you find peace and comfort in the coming days. Our most heartfelt condolences go out to you.


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