John Ivan Corn, 63, of Flat Rock passed away Friday, April 30, 2010 at his home following a short illness. A native of Lake City, TN, he lived in Henderson County since 1956. He was a son of the late Claude and Martha Corn.
He worked with Shorewood Packaging for twenty-six years, and was a member of East Hendersonville Baptist Church. He was a member of the Sons of the American Legion, Elks Lodge 1616 BPOE, and Moose Lodge #711.
Survivors include his loving wife of thirty-nine years, Nancy Corn; a son, Jonathan Corn of Whiteville, TN; a brother, Ronnie W. Corn of Upward; three sisters, Patricia Corn Garren of Hoopers Creek, Sandra Corn Houk and her husband Robert of Hendersonville, Sarah Joan Heatherly and her husband Mike of Fletcher; three granddaughters, Payton, Preslee, Alexys; a number of nieces and nephews, and great nieces and nephews.
A funeral will be at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at East Hendersonville Baptist Church. Revs. Carroll Poole and David Reese will officiate. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 pm Monday at the church.
Memorials may be made to Four Seasons Compassion for Life, 571 S. Allen Road, Flat Rock, NC 28731.
My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of sadness. John was a good man.
Ronnie and Pat-
So sorry for your loss. You will be on our minds and hearts.
may God Bless and be with you all,he’s got to be happy to be with his Moma and Daddy
You were in my heart and loved dearly R.I.P.
May the peace of the spirit of God abide with all John’s family and friends
My condolence to Nancy and the family of John.
There is comfort in knowing he is free of his pain and suffering.
May he rest in peace. God Bless.
Thoughts and prayers to Nancy and the family at this very difficult time. John, I’ll miss you little buddy! Heaven is a better place now that you’re there.
Nancy we are so sorry for your loss. May God bless you through this time with Grace that you have never experienced.
Nancy , you are in my prayers, John, was a dear man….He will be sorely missed by all who knew him..
Love In Christ
Carolyn Oliver Long
I was sorry to hear of John’s passing. Growing up with the Corn family we shared the good times and all the hard times. May you find comfort in the knowledge he is with Martha and Claude.