Lou Anna Underwood
CANDLER — Lou Anna James Underwood, 53, of Moody Avenue, Candler, died Wednesday, May 14, 2014, in Buncombe County.
Born July 9, 1960 in Haywood County, she was a daughter of Evelyn Clontz Underwood and the late Donald Q. Underwood.
Miss Underwood resided in Buncombe County for over 40 years. She graduated from Thoms Rehabilitation Center in Asheville, and she faithfully attended the West Asheville Church of God since 1968. She loved collecting novelties and reading about travel and far away places.
She is survived by her mother, Evelyn Clontz Underwood; brother, Ronald James, and his wife, Sherry, of Canton, Johnny Dean Underwood, and his wife, Jill, of Candler, and Donald Wayne Underwood, and his wife, Dana, of Waynesville; nieces and nephews, Cassie Underwood Laney, and her husband, Joshua, Jonathan Caleb Underwood, and his wife, Emily, Jacob Logan Underwood, Danielle Seals Underwood and Devin Seals Underwood; great-niece, Whittier Maria Laney; great-nephew, Jeremiah Colton Underwood; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday May 17, in the Patton Avenue chapel of Groce Funeral Home. A memorial service will follow at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Kevin Chapman officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to West Asheville Church of God Building Fund, PO Box 16617, Asheville, NC 28816.
The online register is available at www.grocefuneralhome.com.