October 12, 1935 ~ March 13, 2016
Born in: Buncombe Co., NC,
Resided in: Candler, NC
Von Eugene McFarlin, 80, of Candler, died Sunday, March 13, 2016. A native of Buncombe Co., he was a son of the late Albert and Wilma Henson McFarlin. Mr. McFarlin was a horse trainer for many years, and was the owner of an assisted living facility. He also served in the National Guard. Surviving are his daughter, Melissa O'Kelley; fiance, Sharon Blankenship; and sister, Linda Best. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday at Groce Funeral Home, Patton Ave. Interment will follow at Snow Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
So sorry to hear about your dad, May God give you strength thru this time.
I was so saddened to hear of the passing of your Dear Dad. He was a dear friend and I have wonderful memories of working with him through many years.
May God’s Amazing Grace comfort and sustain you during this sad time.
Melissa , family and friends, you are in our prayers .
My deepest condolences , prayer and love to you Sharon plus all of his family. I know he will truly be missed and know I’m here for you if you ever need me. God comfort all of you and give you peace.