Fred Osborne Lyons

November 3, 1934 - November 30, 2022

11/03/1934 - 11/30/2022

Past Services

Cemetery
Tuesday December 06, 2022
Forest Lawn Memorial Park
538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792
Directions
Visitation
Tuesday December 06, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel
538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792
8286929188 | Directions
Funeral Service
Tuesday December 06, 2022
1:00 pm
Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel
538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792
8286929188 | Directions

Fred Osborne Lyons, 88, of Hendersonville passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at the Elizabeth House on Wednesday, November 30, 2022. He was born in Lambsburg, Virginia on November 3, 1934 to the late Charles and Julia Jarrell Lyons. 

 

Fred was a graduate of Edyville High School. After graduating he enlisted in the military and  proudly served in the US Army. After his tour in Germany he returned home to work at General Electric where he retired after 36 years of service. He is a dedicated member of Upward Worship Center. Fred enjoyed playing the guitar and other string instruments. When he wasn’t making music he enjoyed gardening. He was also a regular mall walker as he always went shopping with Betty. Fred loved spending time with his family and will be dearly missed.

 

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his brothers, Arwood, Elmo, Dewey, Reavis, Clancy and G.C. Lyons; sisters, Lois Lyons and Aretta Norman. 

 

He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Betty Case Lyons; sons, Tommy(Teresa) Lyons and Richard Lyons;  daughter, Lynda Lyons; grandchildren, Nicole, Shane, Nicholas, Jacob, Jolena, Lee, and Nykeem; great-grandchildren, Anna, Reese, Novian and Nevaeh along with his sisters, Margaret (Lowell) Layman of Mount Airy and Mary Lyons Parsons of Mount Airy. 

 

A funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at Forest Lawn Funeral Home with Pastor James Norman and Reverend Trent Lyons officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.  A graveside service will immediately follow the service at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.  

 

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Treva Ballard
1 year ago

sorry to hear of Fred’s passing. I worked with Fred at GE in Warehouse. We had some good times. God’s peace with your family

Tommy King
1 year ago

Fred’s family, So sorry for your loss.
I worked with Fred in the warehouse at G.E., for many years.
He was a great friend and coworker.
Tommy King

Brenda Fletcher
1 year ago

So sorry to hear of Fred’s passing . Praying Betty and the family.

Marilyn and Sam Cox
1 year ago

We will miss Fred. He was a great neighbor all of my life. .LOVE YOU BETTY

Joann
1 year ago

I sorry to hear of his passing.
Joann