Wilma Payne Lusk, 87, of Asheville, passed away Saturday, September 8, 2018.
A native of Madison Co., Wilma was a daughter of the late Ronald and Lassie Brown Payne.
Mrs. Lusk was a member of Newfound Baptist Church. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.
Surviving are her husband of 72 years, Morris H. Lusk; daughter, Karon King (Gerald); sons, Mike Lusk (Karen), Gary Lusk (Gwen), and Mark Lusk (Tina); grandchildren, Kevin (Bridget), Brandon (Atlas), Greg (Melinda), Mitchell (Stacey), Michael (Christy), Chris (Katie), Matthew (Brooke), Miranda, and Mackenzie; 17 great-grandchildren; and special friend, Ann Puckridge.
Funeral services for Mrs. Lusk will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday at Newfound Baptist Church, with the Rev. Charles Phillips officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
Her family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Newfound Baptist Church PO Box 6, Leicester, NC 28748.
Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. is assisting the family.