Elizabeth McGill "Beth" McCain, 54, of Asheville, died on Thursday, October 4, 2018, following an extended illness.
A native of Buncombe Co., Beth was a daughter of Margie Pitman McGill and of the late Robert H. McGill.
Beth was a 1982 graduate of Enka High School, and attended AB Tech. Early in her career, she worked for Asheville Savings Bank for several years, and then with Asheville Gastroenterology. Most recently she worked for Carolina Hand and Sports Medicine.
Beth enjoyed the outdoors, including boating and swimming. She also enjoyed crafts, such as needlepoint, scrapbooking, and designing greeting cards, as well as flower gardening and animals. She was a member of Francis Asbury United Methodist Church.
In addition to her mother, she is survived by her husband, Robert J. McCain; and her sister, Jennie Blevins and her husband, Tom.
The memorial service for Mrs. McCain will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday at Francis Asbury United Methodist Church. The Rev. Dr. Michael Kurtz will officiate. Inurnment will follow in the church cemetery.
Her family will receive friends from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Sunday prior to the service at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Forward in Faith Capital Campaign of Francis Asbury United Methodist Church, PO Box 67, Asheville, NC 28715.
Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. is assisting the family.