James David Erskine, Sr.

July 1, 1926 - April 3, 2010
James David Erskine, Sr.

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James David ìJimî Erskine, Sr., 83, of Hendersonville, passed away Sabbath, April 3, 2010 at Park Ridge Hospital following a short illness.

Born in Muskegon, MI, he was a son of the late June and Mary McAskill Erskine.

He served as principal and as a teacher at Asheville Pisgah Church School for ten years and later, worked as a realtor with Arden Century 21 Real Estate. He was an active member of the Arden Seventh-day Adventist Church.

He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Dolly Erskine; children, Jim Erskine, Jr. of Weaverville and Pam Livingston of Hendersonville; grandchildren, Kristopher Erskine, Tony Livingston, and Holly Clark; 3 great-grandchildren; and one brother, Everette Erskine of CA.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 4 PM, Saturday, April 10, 2010 at the Arden Seventh-day Adventist Church. Pastors Larry Pumford, Jim Hakes, and Tim Cove will officiate.


Saturday, April 10, 2010
12:00 AM

Arden Seventh-day Adventist Church - Directions
35 Airport Road
Arden, NC

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  • April 06, 2010
    Janis K. Moore says:
    I am so sorry to hear about Jim's passing. He was well respected in our real estate community and I enjoyed working with him on several occasions. My prayers are with your family at this sad time. Janis Moore

  • April 08, 2010
    DeWayne & Carla Butcher says:
    Sorry we won't be able to be to the memorial as we will be in california. jim was a real blessing and i could always count on him when I needed something done and enjoyed mission trips with him. He will be missed. DeWayne

  • April 08, 2010
    Dave Fowler says:
    I met Jim during my short-lived career in real estate and found him to be honest and forthright. May the Lord grant each of his family solace and peace.

  • April 08, 2010
    Jim Yale says:
    Jim, I hope your faith will carry you through this troubling time. Jim

  • April 08, 2010
    Charlotte F. Layton says:
    I knew Jim through the Hendersonville Board of Realtors and MLS. I will eremember him as a very friendly and thoughtful man. My thoughts are with his family. He will truly be missed by many.