J.B. Osteen

February 23, 1936 - October 20, 2017
J.B. Osteen

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John “J.B.” Osteen, 81, of Hendersonville passed away on Friday, October 20, 2017 at Pardee Hospital. A native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, he was a son of the late John and Eula Mae Bayne Osteen. He was also preceded in death by his daughter, Janice Fletcher and his brother, Blaine Osteen.

J.B. owned and operated Osteen Electric for many years and was a member of Cedar Springs Baptist Church. He was a member of the Kedron Masonic Lodge #387 AF&AM, enjoyed fishing, western movies, traveling and anything outdoors.

He is survived by his partner of 15 years, Sarah Honeycutt; daughter, Teresa “Terri” O. Lee and her husband, Douglas of Connecticut; son, Glen J. Osteen and his wife, Debbie of Alaska; grandchildren, Eric, Chris, Ashli, Sydney and Shelby; great-grandchild, William; sisters, Carolyn King and her husband, Blaine, Shelby Merchant and Linda Bryson; numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at 11am on Monday, October 23, 2017 at Cedar Springs Baptist Church with Pastor Phillip Winter officiating. The family will receive friends from 3-5pm on Sunday, October 22, 2017 at Shuler Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to: Office of Development, Shriners Hospitals for Children, 2900 Rocky Point Dr. Tampa, FL 33607.


Monday, October 23, 2017
11:00 AM

Cedar Springs Baptist Church - Directions
4196 Green River Road
Zirconia, NC 28790


Sunday, October 22, 2017
3:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Shuler Funeral Home - Directions
125 Orr's Camp Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792

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  • October 21, 2017
    Roland and Lois Hoots says:
    To the "JB" Osteen Family You are in our thoughts and prayers in the loss of your loved one. Brother JB was a friend and will be missed by all who knew him. May God give you comfort and bless you.

  • October 21, 2017
    Carl Taylor says:
    To the family and friends of Mr . J.B. Osteen I wish to extend my heart felt sympathy . Death leaves a heartache no one can heal . Love leaves a memory which no one steal .

  • October 22, 2017
    Shane Bradley lit a candle:
    Lit since October 22, 2017 at 10:32:41 AM

  • October 22, 2017
    Leonard Nix says:
    Glenn and Family, So sorry to hear of the passing of Mr Osteen. May God Bless You All.

  • October 22, 2017
    Sharon King says:
    Carolyn and family So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers to all the family at this difficult time Sharon & Tommy King