Age: 70 Address: Asheville, North Carolina Date of Death: Thursday, May 22, 2014 Arrangements: Yancey Funeral Service
Details: Doyle Dwayne Fox, age 70, of Asheville, passed away on Thursday, May 22nd at the John F. Keever Solace Center.
A native of Yancey County, he was a son of the late John and Zilla Arrowood Fox. He was also preceded in death by, sisters: Nola Fox Miller, Delovia Fox and Opal Blankenship; brothers: Bobby and J.G. Fox; brother-in-law, Joe Blankenship. He was a US Army Veteran having served in Vietnam. Doyle was a loving and caring husband, father and grandfather who loved woodworking.
Surviving is his loving wife of 49 years, Judy Tweed Fox; daughter, Daphne Michelle Fox Chinea and husband, David, of Weaverville; sons: Bryan Edmund Fox of Woodfin and Andrew Brian Fox of Weaverville; brother, Farris Fox of Prices Creek; sisters-in-law: Barbara Fox of Micaville, Jenny Fox of Prices Creek and Inez Fox of Leicester; grandchildren: Cari Maria Chinea, Nicholas Andrew Chinea, Tessa Leigh Ann Fox and Bridgette Kirstia Fox; those he loved like his children: Kathy Treadway, JoAnn McDaniels and Shiela Robinson.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, May 25th in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services. Rev. Bo Bullman and Deacon Mitchell Chandler will officiate. Burial will follow in the Blankenship Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home. At all other times the family will gather at the daughter’s home at 7 Robin Lane in Weaverville.
Memorial donations may be made to Jones Town Baptist Church, PO Box 2882, Weaverville, NC 28787.
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