OBITUARY: Faye Buchanan

Faye Helen Buchanan, 92, of Bakersville, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, at Mission Hospital in Asheville. She was the daughter of the late Troy and Elizabeth Buchanan Hoilman and the wife of the late Jack M. Buchanan. 

Faye was a member of Bakersville Baptist Church, and she will always be remembered as a loving mother and grandmother. 

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Josephine McKinney, Lois Greene, Howard, Wade, Bruce and Sherril Hoilman. Survivors include two daughters, Carolyn Floyd (Jim) and Diane Gouge (Gene), of Bakersville; sister-in-law, Vada Hoilman; grandchildren, Cheri Grindstaff, Melissa Hoilman, Jennifer Buchanan and Amanda Honeycutt; and great-grandchildren, Jessica Grindstaff, Isaac Hoilman, Emma Honeycutt, Cole Honeycutt, Alexis Hoilman and Autumn Buchanan. 

Funeral services were 3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6, 2019, in the chapel of Henline-Hughes Funeral Home with Trent Honeycutt officiating. The family received friends one hour before the service and burial followed the service in the Bakersville Memorial Cemetery. Henline-Hughes Funeral Home assisted the Buchanan Family.

Mitchell News-Journal • Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019

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