January 11, 1944 ~ September 25, 2008
Born in: Buncombe County, NC,
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Wanda Jane "Tina" Taylor Mashburn, 64, of 395 School Road East, Asheville, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, September 25, 2008, at her home. A native of Buncombe County, she was a daughter of the late Albert Leo and Ruby Artensey Lamb Taylor. She was a graduate of A.C. Reynolds High School. Survivors include her husband, Ronnie R. Mashburn; children, Rhonda M. Walter and husband, Mike, and Scott D. Mashburn all of Asheville; a sister, Donna Mashburn and husband, Bud, of Asheville; five brothers, Mitchell and Donna Taylor, Ronnie and Sandra Taylor, Ricky and Geri Taylor, all of Asheville, Gene and Robbie Taylor of Fairview and James Taylor of Weaverville. Granny T is also survived by her four grandchildren, Michael Scott Mashburn, Summer Mashburn, Zack Walter, Zeb Walter and a number of nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be 12:00 pm Monday at the Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery chapel with the Rev. Kenneth Mashburn officiating. Her family will receive friends from 2:00-5:00 pm Saturday at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Care Partners Hospice, PO Box 25388, Asheville, NC 28813.
We will miss Aunt Tina.
We will miss Aunt Tina (Granny T). She always had a treat for the kids and would cheer them on whether it was the backyard or the ballfield.
We will miss you Granny T. You are in a much better place but will be missed here. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.
RHONDA AND MIKE I AM SO SORRY . I LOVE YOUR MOM AND DAD . THEY ARE THE SWEETEST PEOPLE I EVER MET .IF YOU NEED ANYTHING JUST LET ME KNOW . I STILL LOVE YOU TWO ALSO . WE (LYNN AND GREG )HAD ALOT OF FUN TOGETHER AT YOUR MOM AND DADS HOUSE . I LOVE YOU GUYS AND THE BOYS.
MY PRAYERS GO OUT TO THE WHOLE FAMILY.
I’m sorry about your loss and my families thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
We are sorry to hear about the passing of Tina, her family will be in our thoughts and prayers. If yall need any thing…just ask, we are right up the road.
Debbie and Lamar Whitaker
The world just became a cold place without your sunshine Lady!
You were the first person I would look for at the ball field each time.
You will be dearly missed.
I went to Reynolds with Tina and, although it has been many years since I saw her, I remember how nice she always was. My sympathies are with your family.
Teressa (Fulghum) Jackson
Donna, I am so sorry to hear about Tina’s death. I know this has to be a very difficult time for you. May God carry you in his arms throughout this time of grief. I can just see Tina sitting on the porch on Blaylock St. now. She was such a character. Time may have passed but memories seldom do. God Bless, Willie
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family, We will keep you in our prayers.
Just happen to be looking in here and seen that Granny T has passed. Scott, I only met her one time and she was one funny lady. I wish you and your family my condolences. My wishes is for you to continue to hang on and live each day to the fulliest. We never know in this life what will become of tomarrow. Take care and God Bless you at this time of loss.
Sorry to hear of Tina’s death. I went to school with her and also work with Scott at Wal Mart. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family during this time of sorrow. Myrtice and Purcell Todd
We are very sorry to hear about the loss of a very special person. The family is in our thoughts and prayers.
Ronnie,Rhonda,Mike and boy’s,
We are sorry to hear about Tina. She was a wonderful lady and will be greatly missed. You all are in our thoughts and prayers. Clyde, Rhonda, Jason, Brandon and Kelsie Roberts
Rhonda And family
We are so sorry to hear about your mom,God will give you the grace to get though this,I promise,He did for us when Daddy went to Heaven. our Prayers are with you and your family. Betty,Lisa,KIM,Tina and Dwayne Helton
You are in my prayers and I send my love to all. I was out of town until today, but you shall remain in my thoughts with sincere sympathy. Tina was a very special cousin, always kind. Your cousin, Gay