John Harold Summey, 82, of Hendersonville, NC, went to be with the Lord Sunday, April 25, 2010 at his home after a short illness.
A native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, he was the son of the late Robert Edgar Summey and Artie Gladys Cantrell Summey. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Hubert Summey.
Mr. Summey served in the US Army. Before retiring, he was a history teacher at Rugby Middle School and North Henderson High School and a CNA at Beystone Health and Rehabilitation Center. He was passionate about both of these careers. He was of the Baptist faith.
Mr. Summey is survived by his sister, Malese Summey; cousin, Emmett Summey; and many friends.
A funeral service will be held at 2 PM Friday in the Kirby Memorial Chapel of Shuler Funeral Home with the Rev. Dr. Gordon Elliott officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Mr. Summey will lie in repose one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Kirby Memorial Chapel of Shuler Funeral Home - Directions
125 Orrs Camp Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792