February 8, 1946 ~ July 21, 2022

Born in: High Point, NC
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Thomas Fernley Fawcett, 76 of Swannanoa, NC passed away on Thursday, July 21, 2022. He was born in High Point, NC to the late Fernley Goddard Fawcett and Margaret Dixon.

He is survived by his son; Christopher Fawcett, and daughter; Heather Fawcett both of Asheville, NC. In addition, he is survived by a sister; Cindi Wiest (Edward) and two nieces; Sarah Heather (Mark) and Ashley Wiest and one grandson; Drake Fawcett.

Mr. Fawcett served in the US Army and worked in construction as a contractor.

He will be missed by his family and friends.

Memorials in his honor may be made to a Disabled Veterans Charity of your choice.

Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Road is assisting the family.


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Road
856 Tunnel Rd.
Asheville, NC 28805


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  1. We are very sorry for the loss of your Dad. If you or Chris please call. May God hold you both in his arms during these days of sorrow. Bless you both. Love you Anne and Sam

  2. I am so sorry. This is hard…..may your memories bring a smile to your face as you reflect upon his love for you both…..sincerely, Nancy Hyatt

  3. I worked with Tom for many years. I held him in high esteem both personally and professionally. Please accept my condolences for your loss.

  4. I knew it was Wednesday when Tom brought the trash out , how will I now tell time? I enjoyed talking to him at the mail box.I will miss him.


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