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Obituary for Nellie Leake

Nellie Leake, 84, of Asheville, went to Heaven, Monday, May 29, 2017.
Nellie was born December 10, 1933 in Madison County to her late parents, Capp and Nola Gosnell.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, James Leake.
She is survived by her two daughters, Kathy Petrey (Robert) of Asheville and Vicki Blakeney (David) of Greensboro; four grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
A Service will be held at 12:00 p.m., Saturday, June 3, 2017 in the Chapel at Madison Funeral Services. Interment will follow in Union Valley Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., prior to service at the funeral home.
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Madison Funeral Services

1750 Hwy 213
Marshall, NC 28753





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Madison Funeral Services

1750 Hwy 213
Marshall, NC 28753

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Union Valley/Revere Cemetery

3197 Revere Road
Marshall, NC 28753


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