Athel Louise Ledbetter

May 17, 1927 - November 26, 2018
Athel Louise Ledbetter

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Louise Edmonds Ledbetter, 91, of Hendersonville went home to be with the Lord on Monday, November 26, 2018 at the Life Care Center following a period of declining health. A lifelong resident of Henderson County, she was a daughter of the late William and Eunice Gosnell Edmonds. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Beet Ledbetter; sisters, Carrie Smith, Margie Gunter and Gladys Barnwell; and her brother, W.C. Edmonds.

Louise worked in the cafeteria at Edneyville High School for many years and was a lifelong member of the Henderson County Curb Market. She was a member of Liberty Baptist Church and loved her church and church family. Louise loved to work and enjoyed weaving her handmade rugs and interacting with her customers. She adored her grandchildren and was always there for them.

She is survived by her sons, Albert Ledbetter and Larry Ledbetter (Darlene) of Hendersonville; grandchildren, Monica Aragon, Kayla Hehner (Jared), Amanda Ledbetter and Alicia Arrowood; 7 great-grandchildren; brother, Homer Edmonds (Ruth); and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at 3pm on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at Liberty Baptist Church with Reverend Robert Garren officiating. The family will receive friends from 2-3 pm at the church prior to the service.


Saturday, December 1, 2018
3:00 PM

Liberty Baptist Church - Directions
3236 Old Clear Creek Rd
Hendersonville, N.C. 28792


Saturday, December 1, 2018
2:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Liberty Baptist Church - Directions
3236 Old Clear Creek Rd
Hendersonville, N.C. 28792

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  • November 28, 2018
    Monica Aragon says:
    Granny words can't say how much I love you and will forever miss you. Until I see you again

  • November 28, 2018
    Sharon Kirk lit a candle:
    Lit since November 28, 2018 at 11:39:30 PM

  • November 29, 2018
    Stephanie Hall says:
    On behalf of the Child Nutrition Department of Henderson County Schools, please accept our condolences. Lunch ladies have a special place in Heaven, and Mrs. Louise is surely celebrating today. Praying for your family.

  • November 30, 2018
    Mila Aragon lit a candle:
    Lit since November 30, 2018 at 11:11:28 PM

  • December 01, 2018
    Ann Wirtz says:
    I'm so sorry for the loss of your dear mother and grandmother. It's a joy to remember Louise and her dedication and love for the Curb Market. I loved seeing her faithfully there every day the Curb was opened - it was an honor to know her -she will be greatly missed!