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Jimmy Link Spicer

Asheville - Jimmy Link Spicer, 73, of Asheville passed away March 31, 2020 at Mission Hospital. Born in Elkin, NC to Link and Manie Spicer, Buncombe County had been his home for the last 40 years.

Known for his outgoing personality, Jim would always make you feel welcome and made lifelong friends wherever he went. His deepest sources of joy were spending time with his wife and children and watching his grandchildren, and great grandchildren, grow.

Longtime owner of MATH Insurance, he was involved in many community organizations and volunteered his time to various civic clubs.

Jim leaves behind his wife, Beverly Beeson Spicer; daughter Christa Spicer and husband Richard Lloyd; son Greg Spicer and wife Megan; five grandchildren: Alexis, Hailey, Olivia, Link and Oakley; and three great grandchildren.

Jimmy was preceded in death by his son, Jeffrey Link Spicer, brothers Edgar and Albert Spicer, and his parents.

A Memorial Service will be planned at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Asheville Optimists' Santa Pal program, a local charity close to the family's heart. PO Box 1912, Asheville, NC 28802 (828) 258-3230.

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Published in Asheville Citizen-Times from Apr. 2 to Apr. 3, 2020.
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19 entries
April 14, 2020
What a wonderful person, so sad to hear of his passing. Jim, never met a stranger and would always leave you feeling better than you were before running into him. He will be missed. My condolences to the family and the family at MATH insurance, may you seek the joy of a life well lived, in this time of sorrow. May we meet again "My Friend".
David Winchester
April 8, 2020
My condolences. Jimmy was the jolly one and a role model for me as a young kid.
Stephen HARRIS
April 6, 2020
I am so glad that I got to chat with Jim, just days before we all lost one of the great people anyone could have ever been blessed to have known! He was loved and will be deeply missed, my prayers and thoughts are with his proud family.
Ken Sherlin
April 6, 2020
A real genuine person. He made the world a better place!
Bill Ware
April 5, 2020
Jim always had a smile and was very kind and nice, Heaven got another Angel, Darlene Gosnell
Darlene Gosnell
April 4, 2020
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Barbara Dorlan
April 4, 2020
There are no words to tell you how sorry I am. Jim brought so much joy to everyone around him, He will be missed by many. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.
Joe, Judy, Randy,Elizabeth and Stacy Miller
April 4, 2020
Dear Family, l am praying for you as you go through these days and times ahead.
Pastor James Grant
April 4, 2020
What a loss ! So sad to hear and will greatly miss him and the don't worry about - I'll take care of it and always with a big smile! What a great man.
Charles Sherlin
April 3, 2020
Jimmy was like an old friend from the moment you first met him! The light in the world has gotten a bit dimmer with his passing!
Larry Carver
April 3, 2020
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Karen Manness
April 3, 2020
Prayers of comfort for the family! Jim was a wonderful man! I will miss that smile and his out going spirit. He will be missed!
Michelle Malone Hall
April 3, 2020
Jim was a great guy.
RONNIE White sr.
April 3, 2020
So sorry for your loss Jimmy was a good man.
April 3, 2020
May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.
Charlie Kooles
April 3, 2020
Beverly, Christa, Greg and family - my heart breaks for you all because I know the pain. Cry out to God and lean on each other. Hold the memories close in your heart for they will grow more precious in time. The next few days, weeks and months will be very difficult and by the help of the good Lord, you will make it through. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.
Debbie Spicer Richardson
April 2, 2020
So sorry to hear that my friend Jim has passed away. He was such a great guy! I am praying for his family during this most difficult time.
Scott Crawford
April 2, 2020
So sorry for your family's loss what a fine man Jim was always had a smile he will be missed
Jerri Davis
April 2, 2020
I knew JIM through my work as the Citys Risk Manager. I never knew a finer, more decent man. God blessed us with JIM.
John Mialk
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