Thelma Blythe

May 18, 1923 - November 25, 2012

05/18/1923 - 11/25/2012

Past Services

Saturday December 01, 2012
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel
538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792
8286929188 | Directions
Saturday December 01, 2012
11:00 am
Forest Lawn Memorial Park
538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792

Thelma Blythe, 89, of Interlachen, passed away, Sunday, November 25, 2012 at Palatka Health Care Center following an extended illness. A native of Hendersonville, she resided in Putnam County for the last four years. She worked at Belding Corticelli Thread Company in Hendersonville and was an in-home health caregiver. Miss Blythe was a Baptist and enjoyed gardening.

She was the daughter of the late Zirk and Effie Holbert Blythe; and was also preceded in death by four brothers, Joe Blythe, Glenn Emerson Blythe, Sam Blythe and Toby Allen Blythe.

She is survived by a sister-in-law, Vienessie Blythe of Perry, FL and several nieces and nephews including Deborah Wood, Glenn Z. Blythe, Pamela Blythe, Cynthia Barge, Rebecca Woodham, Dorothy Belcher, Aurelia Ward, Effie Grice, Mary Sexton and Bud Blackwell.

A graveside services will be held at 11:00 AM, Saturday, December 1, 2012 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park with Pastor Eric Hardman officiating. The family will receive friends from 10:00 to 11:00 AM Saturday at Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel.

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Susan Morgan
8 years ago

I worked with Thelma at Belding Corticelli. I started there when I was young and met her. What a wonderful lady. She will truely be missed by all. May you rest in the arms of Jesus Thelma.

Inez Dotson
8 years ago

She was my friend and was truly loved by so many.

Dana Whyte
8 years ago

We will miss you Aunt Sis. Go home to your brothers and keep them in line!

Rebecca Woodham
8 years ago

Aunt Sis was always caring for others and now it is her time to be cared for. She said she would be seeing her Mama and her boys and no doubt she is there with them now. Love Becky

Deborah Wood
8 years ago

You will be missed.