Taylor Arden Boone

taylor boone

January 4, 1925 ~ December 29, 2013

Resided in: Weaverville, NC

Taylor Arden Boone, 88, of Weaverville, died Sunday, December 29, 2013. A native of Buncombe Co., he was a son of the late Vestal and Texie Carson Boone. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Inez Newton Boone, and brother Bernard Boone. Mr. Boone was retired from American Enka. He is survived by a daughter, Jeanette Boone of Weaverville; sons Ronnie Boone and wife Hester of Asheville, and Terry Boone and wife Linda of Pell City, AL; 12 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; 6 great-great grandchildren; and brothers Bobby Boone and Johnny Boone, both of Weaverville. The family will receive friends from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, December 31, at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 2, 2014, at Dillingham Cemetery.

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  1. Our prayers and thoughts go out to the Boone’s family in there time of loss. May God wrap his loving arms around you all and comfort each of you in your time of need. When we lose a loved one here on earth, we gain an angel in heaven that watches over us. May you take comfort in knowing that you have an angel to watch over you now. We extend our most sincere condolences to you and your family.

  2. Arden was a good man and will be missed in our community. He taught our son a lot about minerals growing up and was a sweet person. Danny & Bonnie Phillips

  3. I have so many wonderful memories of Arden, Inez, Ronnie, Terry and Jeannette. I can remember walking through the fields to visit when they lived in Barnardsville. Arden was a quiet, funny and sweet man. His devotion to his family was unsurpassed, even though I know his last years were challenging. My sincere condolences to His sons, daughter and brothers. Much Love
    Dotti & Joe

  4. Inez and Arden would always welcome me into their home, often inviting me to stay for dinner. I will never forget going on rock hunts with Arden and Brian as a young boy and Arden’s rock collection upstairs. Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.

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