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Gayle Huntley Obituary

Gayle Cleveland Huntley
Gayle Cleveland Huntley

March 30, 1936 - February 2, 2019
Born in Buncombe County
Resided in Asheville, NC
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Gayle Cleveland Huntley, 82, of Asheville, died Saturday, February 2, 2019, at his residence.

Born in Buncombe County to the late Otis and Irene Earwood Huntley, he was co-owner of Huntley Construction with his brother, Harvey for over fifty years, a member of The Rock Church and a veteran of the US Army. He loved to travel and collect vintage cars.

Survivors include the love of his life, his wife of over 60 years, Shirley Wilkerson Huntley; sons, Keith Huntley (Sherry) of the Reynolds community, and Kevin Huntley (Kim) of Central, SC; daughter, Kena Grooms (Karl) of the Reynolds community; seven grandchildren; three great grandchildren; brother, Harvey Huntley; sisters, Ruth Frizzell and Linda Garren, all of the Reynolds community.

The funeral service will be Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. at The Rock Church with Pastor Kirk Bowman and Pastor Ashley McDowell officiating. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Endeavor Fund, c/o The Rock Church, 273 Monte Vista Rd., Candler, NC, 28715.

Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Road is assisting the family.




Funeral Service
The Rock Church
273 Monte Vista Rd.
Candler, NC USA 28715
Tuesday, February 5, 2019
10:00 AM


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