EDNEYVILLE- Betty Lou Gilbert Cole, 78, of Edneyville, NC passed away Saturday, May 11, 2013 at Mission Hospital.
She was a native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, the daughter of the late Burgeon and Mary Dalton Gilbert. She was also preceded in death by her husband, William Carroll Cole, two daughters, Carolyn Marshall and Shirley Pace and three brothers, Ervin Gilbert, Edward Gilbert and Sam Gilbert.
She retired from GE in 1998 after over 30 years of service, was a member of In Jesus Name Church and loved to farm.
She is survived by one brother, J.B. Gilbert of Edneyville; two sisters, Elizabeth Garrett and Grace Allbritton and her husband Jimmy all of Edneyville; a sister-in-law, Sandra Gilbert of Edneyville; two sons-in-law, Rick Marshall of Edneyville and Gene Pace of Flat Rock; four granddaughters, Tabitha Calloway and husband Eddie of Edneyville and Amy Norton and husband Glenn of Edneyville, Michelle Moore and husband Chris of Hendersonville and Angela Gordon of Flat Rock; eight great grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held 4:00 PM Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park with Rev. Dale Gilbert officiating.
Flowers are nice or donations may be made to In Jesus Name Church, 2934 Sugarloaf Mountain Road, Hendersonville, NC 28792
Condolence cards may be sent to the family at www.jacksonfuneralservice.com
or PO Box 945, Hendersonville, NC 28793.