Lloyd William Barnwell, Jr., 55, of Hendersonville passed away Monday, October 18, 2010 at the Elizabeth House. A native and recent resident of Henderson County, he was the son of the late Lloyd W. Barnwell, Sr. and Mildred Justice Barnwell. He graduated with honors from Blue Ridge Community College with a degree in Horticulture and Landscaping. He was also a graduate of Berea College, Berea, KY, with a degree in Agriculture. Lloyd was a long-term member of Liberty Baptist Church in Edneyville. He held various career experiences ranging from teaching, landscaping, sales and field division manager with Cates Pickle Company in Faison, NC where he resided for 17 years. For the last 12 years he has resided with his wife and two children in the Edneyville area. He was an avid collector of knives and model cars.
Survivors include his wife Yvonne S. Barnwell; two daughters, Tiffany and Brittany Barnwell, both of the home; a sister, DeAdra M. Corn and her husband Curtis; and a number of nieces and nephews.
A funeral will be at 3:00 pm Friday, October 22, 2010 in the chapel of Forest Lawn Mortuary. Rev. Roy Barnwell will officiate. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 pm Thursday at Forest Lawn Mortuary.