April 7, 1936 ~ October 17, 2011
Born in: Buncombe Co.,
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Troy Everett McHone, 75, of Clinton Avenue, died Monday, October 17, 2011. Mr. McHone was born April 7, 1936 in Buncombe Co., and was a son of the late Casone and Lois McHone. Mr. McHone retired as Lieutenant with the Asheville Police Department on August 27, 1986, after 31 years of service. He also served for 10 years as a court security officer for the United States Marshall Service. He was a past Master Member of Mt. Hermon Lodge #118. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Dixie Nell McHone; children Sabrina McHone Wade, Vicky McHone Wayman, Ted McHone, and Chad McHone; 9 grandchildren; sisters Brenda McBee of Asheville, Laura Ward of Asheville, and Linda Rogers (Charles) of Asheville; and brothers C.F. McHone, Jr. of Asheville, and Russell McHone of Asheville. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday in the Patton Ave. chapel of Groce Funeral Home, with the Rev. Richard Baird officiating. His family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Masonic Graveside Services will follow at 1:00 p.m. Thursday at Riverside Cemetery.