Age: 91 Address: Micaville, NC Date of Death: Thursday, December 24, 2013 Arrangements: Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home
Details: George Buchanan of Micaville, passed away Tuesday, December 24th at John F. Keever Solace Center in Asheville. A native of Yancey County, he was a son of the late Jesse and Hettie Dale Buchanan, a World War II U. S. Army Veteran and a Purple Heart recipient. He was also preceded in death by sisters: Lora Robinson, Irene Presnell, Lillian Young, Jeanette Harris, Geneva Robertson, Gladys Hall and Reba Roberts; and, brothers: Whitt, Bill, Roy and Doyle Buchanan. George was a member and deacon of Micaville Presbyterian Church and a retired employee of Burnsville Hosiery Mills with over 40 years of service.
Surviving are his wife of 69 years: Gladys Wyatt Buchanan; and, 22 nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11AM Friday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. Rev. Steve Grindstaff will officiate. Burial will be in the Hughes Cemetery at Pleasant Gap.
The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
To send an online condolence please visit the website: www.holcombebrothers.com