October 20, 1936 ~ May 4, 2019

Born in: Asheville, NC
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Thelma Jane Hall McGill, 82, of Asheville, passed away Saturday, May 4, 2019.

A native of Buncombe Co., Thelma was a daughter of the late James and Reta Wells Hall. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Edward Hoyt McGill, and her sister, Nancy McCants.

Thelma was a very loving mother, sister, and grandmother.

Surviving are her daughters, Mary Kathleen McGill-Wadham and Celia Roseanna Liles; son, Edward Hoyt McGill, Jr.; granddaughter, Alyssa Jade Wadham; sister, Linda Kuykendall; and brothers, Alvin, Gene and Bud Hall.

Funeral services for Mrs. McGill will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 9, in the Patton Avenue chapel of Groce Funeral Home, with the Rev. Dennis Thurman officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service, beginning at 2:00 p.m.


Visitation: May 9, 2019 2:00 pm

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


Funeral Service: May 9, 2019 3:00 pm

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


Burial: May 9, 2019 4:00 pm

Forest Lawn Memorial Park
1498 Sand Hill Road
Candler, NC 28715


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  1. Eddie, I’m so sorry for the loss of your “little momma” as you always called her. No words can make it any easier, but know we are thinking of you all at this time.

  2. My wife and I are saddened to hear of the passing of your mother. Please accept our condolences and prayers that your pain will be eased.

  3. I am so sad about the death of my Aunt Jane and have Eddie, Kathy and Rosey in my heart and thoughts. Many hugs and kisses to all of you. From Tom and Jennie(McGill) Blevins

  4. Eddie,
    We are saddened to hear about the passing of your mother. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Much love,
    Charlie & Tammy Davis

  5. So sorry for the loss of your Mother, Eddie prayers for you and your family in this hard time. We are here if we can do anything for you all.

  6. Eddie, so sorry to hear about your little mama , I know how close you were with her, just wanted to let you know that you are in my thought and prayers, we miss seeing you and we all love you, DEBBIE (CSA) FedEx

  7. We are sad to hear of the passing of Jane. She was a special lady and will forever live in our hearts. Our prayers and deepest sympathy go out to her friends and family.

  8. It was my joy to visit with Ms. Jane in Room 202 at Aston Park. Our visits were pleasant and I will miss her smile and pleasant spirit , Blessings and prayers as you walk your journey of grief.

  9. Eddie, no words can ease the loss & pain you & your family are going through. May God give you strength to comfort you in the days ahead.

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