Edward A. AllmanNovember 30, 1939 - October 08, 2013
EDWARD A. ALLMAN
ASHEVILLE – Edward A. “Eddie” Allman, age 73, of West Asheville, passed away on Monday, October 07, 2013.
Mr. Allman was born on November 30, 1939. He grew up on Locust Grove Road, Weaverville, and reminded everyone that those were the best years of his life. Eddie was a lifelong member of Locust Grove Baptist Church. Most of his career, he worked in retail sales at the Army Store, Sears Warehouse, Houser Shoes, and Jackson Trading Post.
He was preceded in death by his parents; Hilliard Allison and Edna Buckner Allman.
Surviving are his sister, June A. Ollis and husband Gene Ollis, and many cousins and friends.
A private graveside service will be held under the direction of West Funeral Home, 17 Merrimon Ave., Weaverville.
A special thanks to his caregiver, James Barkley, for so much help this year. Also, special thanks to Care Partners Hospice for their fine efforts in the in-home care they have provided.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to CarePartners Hospice, 86 Sweeten Creek Road, Asheville, NC 28803 or to Locust Grove Baptist Church, 305 Locust Grove Road, Weaverville, NC 28787 for their cemetery fund.
For those who desire, condolences may be offered to the family under Mr. Allman’s obituary at www.WestFamilyFuneralServices.com.