John David Harwood, Jr.




WEAVERVILLE – John David Harwood, Jr., age 40 of Weaverville, died Friday, April 7, 2017 at John F. Keever Solace Center.

Mr. Harwood was born December 24, 1976 in Buncombe County where he had lived all of his life. He was a devoted father and husband, and was very involved with his family. He loved the beach. John worked at Mission Hospital for over 20 years. He was preceded in death by his father, John David Harwood, Sr.

Surviving are his wife Robin Harwood; son, Austyn Harwood; mother, Sandra Harwood; sisters, Lisa Harwood, Julie Yale; nieces, Katelyn Peek and Julianna Stockdale; nephew, Presley Stockdale.

The family will receive friends 3:00 to 5:00 p.m., Sunday, April 9, 2017 at West Funeral Home, 17 Merrimon Ave., Weaverville.

Memorial contributions may be made to CarePartners Hospice Foundation, John F. Keever Solace, PO Box 25338, Asheville, NC 28813.

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