Vincent J. Tweed

November 24, 1932 - May 14, 2010

11/24/1932 - 05/14/2010

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Visitation
Wednesday May 17, 0000
Forest Lawn Mortuary Chapel
538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792
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Service
Monday May 17, 2010
2:00 pm
Forest Lawn Mortuary Chapel
538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792
Directions

Vincent Jerome Tweed, 77, of Hendersonville, went home to be with the Lord, Friday, May 14, 2010, at V.A. Medical Center in Asheville.

He was a son of the late Luther and Medra Renner Tweed. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Gene Tweed, and sisters, Maxine Case, Betty Snyder and Vivian Milton.

He was a graduate of Hendersonville High School and served his country in the US Marine Corp serving in the first Marine Division. He was wounded twice and received two Purple Hearts and Gold Star in Korea. He was owner and operator of Tweeds Furniture. He was of the Baptist faith and a member of the VFW, DAV and American Legion, all of Hendersonville.

He is survived by his loving wife of fifty-seven years, Virginia G. Auldredge Tweed; one son, Jeffrey D. Tweed and his wife Suzette of Hendersonville; one daughter, Teresa Lynn Tweed Bounds and her husband Joseph of Charlotte; two brothers, J.D. Tweed of Hendersonville and Gary L. Tweed of TN; one sister, Joann Cantrell of Black Mtn; four grandchildren, Crystal Tweed and Matthew Tweed of Hendersonville, Phillip Brugger of TX and Elizabeth Sayles of Asheville; three great-grandchildren, Heather Sayles of Asheville, Alexander and Patrick Brugger of TX; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral will be at 2:00 pm Monday in the chapel of Forest Lawn Mortuary. Dr. Leland “Buddy” Mullinax will officiating. Burial will follow the service at Forest Lawn Memorial Park with military rites. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the chapel.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Veterans Affairs V.A. Medical Center, 1100 Tunnel Rd., Asheville, NC 28805-2807.

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7 years ago

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The Wards (Calvary)
7 years ago

The Tweed Family,

Sorry for your loss.Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.God Bless.

Anthony

Frances Ball
7 years ago

Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. Please let us know if you need anything at all. With love, Frances Ball and family.

Elaine Gooding
7 years ago

Love you all My thoughts and prayers are with you.

L. Wayne Hamlin
7 years ago

Our thoughts and prayers are with your family during this time.

L. Wayne Hamlin

Frances Auldredge Ball

Joyce A. Ball

Robin and Glenda Paul
7 years ago

Dear Tweed Family,

Please accept our deepest condolences on the loss of your husband, father, grandfather & great-grandfather.

With Deepest Sympathy,

Robin and Glenda Paul

Bruce Drysdale Elementary

Mildred, Lynda, Alton (Jr.) Connor
7 years ago

Virginia and family … Our thoughts and prayers are with you in Vincent’s passing. We understand the loss you are feeling. Will always have good memories of your family from the past. May God bless, comfort and strengthen each of you in the days ahead.

George H. Erwin, Jr.
7 years ago

Jeff and family,

I was saddened to hear of your fathers passing. I paray that GOD will give you peace and comfort in the days, weeks, months and years to come. Remember those things that made Vincent so dear to each of you and treasure the time and moments that you shared.

GOD Bless you all!

LOWELL GRIFFIN
7 years ago

HEY BRO, JUST WANTED YOU TO KNOW I WAS THINKING OF YOU. GOTTA BE OUTTA TOWN AT SCHOOL MONDAY. TAKE CARE MAN.

KENNETH MARTIN
7 years ago

TO MRS TWEED JEFF AND ALL

MY DEEPEST SYMPATHY TO TO ALL I HAVE KNOWN MR TWEED ALL MY LIFE AND HE WAS A GOOD MAN AND A MAN OF GOD HE WILL BE MISSED HE HAS CROSSED OVER JORDAN AND IS WAITING FOR US GOD BLESS EACH AND EVERYONE OF YOU AND YOUR FAMILY