Jean SilverFebruary 18, 1940 ~ July 20, 2017 (age 77)
Jean Silver, 77, of Cane Branch, went home to be with the Lord Thursday, July 20, 2017, at her home. She was a daughter of the late Thad and Beatrice Black Bradford, and the wife of Earl Silver who died in 2000. Jean was a loving Christian mother and was a teacher assistant in the Yancey County schools for 21 years. She will always be remembered for her kindness and generosity for lending a helping hand in organizing benefits for those in need.
Surviving are her daughter: Edna Silver of the home; a sister: Norma Silvers of Weaverville; and 3 brothers: Allen Bradford of Ft. Walton Beach, FL, Bill Bradford of Burnsville and Randy Bradford of Asheville. Funeral services will be held at 2PM Saturday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. Revs. Dale Banks and Billy Mitchell will officiate. Burial will be in Crabtree Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home.