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Ruby Harris Cole

1915 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Ruby Harris


Candler - Ruby Harris Cole, 98, of Candler, died Monday, February 17, 2014, at Pisgah Manor.

A native of Buncombe Co., she was a daughter of the late Robert and Gertie Trull Harris. She was also preceded in death by her husband, C.B. Cole; daughter; Shirley Cole Blazer and her husband; David; one sister, one infant sister, and five brothers.

Mrs. Cole retired from American Enka after thirty-one years of service.

She is survived by a daughter, Jean Robbins and husband, Stan, of Candler; a son, Buck Cole and wife, Joyce, of Alachua, FL; grandchildren, Beth Ann Whittenburg of Jax, FL, Janet Durdin of Augusta, GA, Mark Blazer and wife, Laura, of Mars Hill, and Tammy Reeves and husband, Tim, of Candler; great-grandchildren, Channing Gravitte of Jax, FL, Tyler Parham of Augusta, GA, Carson Reeves of Candler, Megan Blazer of Mars Hill, and Jordyn Blazer of Mars Hill; and a sister, Velma Justice and husband, Bud.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday in the Snow Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery, with the Rev. Danny Gasperson officiating.

Her family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave.

The online register is available at


Published in the Asheville Citizen-Times on Feb. 18, 2014
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