Dorothy Bryson, 97, of Asheville, passed away Thursday, February 7, 2019, at Aston Park Health Care Center.
A native of Jackson Co., Dorothy was a daughter of the late Leroy and Martha Bentley Franks. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Howard Bryson; daughter, Linda Joy Bryson; sisters, Mildred Gheen and Ruth Swanger; and brothers, Fred, Sherley, Ray and Gene Franks.
Mrs. Bryson retired from Vance School where she worked as a secretary. She was a member of Abernethy United Methodist Church.
Surviving are her daughter, Patricia Lynn Bennett (Kevin); grandchildren, Hunter Bennett and Jessica Shetley (David); great-grandson, Maverick Shetley; and a number of nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at Abernethy United Methodist Church, 1418 Patton Avenue, Asheville on Saturday, February 16, 2019, at 11:00 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Aston Park Health Care Center, 380 Brevard Rd., Asheville, NC 28806.
Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue is assisting the family.