Jeffrey ìLemoî Lemons, 49, of Mountain Home, died Tuesday, January 26, 2010 at Pardee Memorial Hospital after a long battle with cancer.
A native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, he was the son of the late Bobby and Nancy Wilson Lemons.
He was a graduate of West Henderson High School and a veteran of the US Air Force. He was employed by Diamond Brand until he was no longer able to work because of his illness. He was a member of the Elks Lodge #1616 and an avid golfer. He was a spiritual man.
He is survived by his loving wife of 27 years, Mia Lemons of Mountain Home; his children, Ryan Lemons, Lara Lemons and Savannah Lemons, all of Hendersonville; three sisters; several nieces and nephews; and his beloved dog, Izzy.
A memorial service will be held at 6:00pm Monday, February 1, 2010 in the Kirby Memorial Chapel of Shuler Funeral Home. A celebration of his life will follow at the Elks Lodge of Hendersonville.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Elks Lodge Sickness & Distress Fund, PO Box 2550, Hendersonville, NC 28793.
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Hendersonville, NC 28739
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Hendersonville, NC 28792