Levi Ervin Gardner, 64, of Swannanoa, passed away on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at Mission Hospital.
Born in Wilson, NC to Agnes Whitley Gardner and the late Ervin Gardner, he was a licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist.
Survivors include his wife, Pamela Dillard Gardner; son, Luke Gardner; daughter-in law, Lisa Margetis, of Chicago; daughter, Leah Peacock; son-in-law, Pepijh VanDerGeld, of Asheville; brother, Randy Gardner, of Statesville; and sister, Becky Cooper, of Wilson.
His family will receive friends on Thursday afternoon, August 10, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Eliada Home PARC Building, 2 Compton Drive Asheville, NC 28806.
Donations may be made to Brother Wolf Animal Rescue at https://www.bwar.org/donate/ or by mail to 31 Glendale Ave., Asheville, NC, 28803.
Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Road is assisting the family.