Age: 81 Address: Hunter Street, Burnsville, NC Date of Death: Wednesday, October 16, 2013 Arrangements: Yancey Funeral Service
Details: Billie Rene Silver Branche of Hunter Street in Burnsville, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, October 16th at her home. She was a daughter of the late John and Eula Ballard English and wife of the late Bill Silver who passed away in 1977. Billie was a member of Higgins United Memorial Methodist Church. She loved to cook, interior decorate and spend time with her friends.
Surviving are two sons: Bobby Silver and wife, Cathy, of Spruce Pine and William Gordon Silver of Burnsville; four grandchildren: John, Elizabeth, Rebecca and Hannah and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, October 20th in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services. Rev. Larry Greene will officiate. Burial will follow in the Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery in Madison County. The family will receive friends from 1:30 until 3 p.m. prior to the funeral service at the funeral home.
The family would like to say a special thank you to all the staff of Hospice of Mitchell County for the wonderful care given to Billie and request in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to them at 236 Hospital Drive, Spruce Pine, NC 28777.