Carolyn Joan (McCall) McGuire, 76, of Arden, went Home Monday, August 20, 2018 at Elizabeth House, Hendersonville.
Born in Black Mountain, she was the wife of the late Gerald Lee McGuire, who passed April 1, 2010, and the daughter of the late Glenn Aurault and Virginia (Ballard) McCall. She was also preceded in death by a son, Jeffrey McGuire, and a brother, Larry McCall.
She was employed as the Benefits Co-Ordinator for Buncombe County Schools for 27 years until her retirement, and also worked for TJ Maxx on Tunnel Road for 21 years.
Carolyn never met a stranger. She had a loving heart and welcomed everyone into her home as part of the family. She will be missed by those whose lives she touched.
She is survived by 3 daughters: Kim McGuire, Wendy Kilpatrick, and Cindy Lindsey, all of Arden; 6 grandchildren: Cynthia Cantrell, Stephanie Kilpatrick, Justin Lindsey, Emilie McGuire, Mallory McGuire, and Kara Wayman; 2 great-grandchildren: Ariana and Tempest Lindsey; and 2 sisters: Sandra Martin of Greenville, SC, and Ann Moore of Lavonia, GA. She was Nani to Kristen, Andrew, Tori, Sophia, Kaylen, Matthew, and Peyton.
Graveside services will be held at 11 AM on Friday, August 24, 2018 at Avery’s Creek Methodist Church Cemetery with Chaplain Jack Taylor officiating. Friends and family
will be received from 6 to 8 PM Thursday, August 23, 2018 at Groce Funeral Home, 72 Long Shoals Rd., Arden.