Ernest Prescott (1926 - 2014)

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Ernest Walter "Rusty" Prescott

Asheville - Ernest Walter "Rusty" Prescott, 87, of Asheville, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at Emerald Ridge Rehab and Care Center in Asheville.

Born on July 27, 1926 in Lawrence Essex, MA, he was a son of the late Joseph and Arlene Vesta Wheeler Prescott. He proudly served in the U.S. Navy during WW II, after which he was employed by Massachusetts Electric. He had a passion for dancing especially with his wife.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a brother, Charles Prescott.

Surviving is his loving wife of 66 years, Lorraine Bernhardt; son, Gordon Ernest Prescott and wife, Pam, of Asheville; sister-in-laws, Florence Prescott of Port Richey, FL, Anita Titone and Evelyn Feudi, both of Leesburg, FL; a grandchild, and a great grandchild.

Services will be held at a later date.

Condolences may be made to the family at


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Published in the Asheville Citizen-Times on Apr. 12, 2014
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