Age: 94 Address: Blankenship Creek Date of Death: Friday, December 11, 2015 Arrangements: Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home
Thelma Austin Westall, 94, of Blankenship Creek, went home to be with the Lord Friday, December 11, 2015, at the home of her daughter. A native of Yancey County, she was a daughter of the late Joe and Ella Mae Robinson Austin, and the wife of Kenneth Westall who died in 1995. Thelma was a long time member of Prices Creek Union Church. She enjoyed her flower garden.
Surviving are 6 children: Harold Westall and wife, Judy, of Logan, New Mexico, Frank “Jackie” Westall and wife, Betty, of Dawson, GA, Earl K. Westall and wife, Nancy, of Hendersonville, JoAnn Miller and husband, Jerry, of Penrose, NC, Judy Ann Banks and husband, Charles, and Johnny Westall, all of Burnsville; 13 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; 3 great, great grandchildren; a sister: Pansy Robinson of Burnsville; 2 brothers: Ned and Bruce Austin of Burnsville; and, a great grandson: Colton “Little Boy”, who made her last days more special.
Funeral services will be held at 2 PM Monday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. Revs. Stacey Elkins and Shannon Owen will officiate. Burial will follow in Westall Cemetery on Prices Creek.
The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Four Seasons Hospice, 215 North Main Street, Hendersonville, NC 28792.