Mildred Buckner

Obituary of Mildred Anne-Laura Buckner

WEAVERVILLE– Mildred Anne-Laura Buckner, age 83, of Weaverville, died Monday, November 5, 2018.

Mildred was born December 1, 1934 in Madison County to the late Tillery H. and Grace Wild Buckner; she was a resident of Buncombe County for the past 32 years. She was a faithful member of West Asheville Baptist Church and the Fishers of Men Sunday School Class.

Surviving are her sister, Janet Buckner of Weaverville; and brother, Charles Buckner and wife, Mary Anne of Clemmons.

Her funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, November 8, 2018 in the Chapel of West Funeral Home, 17 Merrimon Ave., Weaverville. Rev. Dr. Charles Buckner and Harry Fisher will officiate. Burial will be in Bowman-Rector Cemetery, Marshall.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

The family would like to express their gratitude to the staff of Brian Center for the love and care they gave.

Those desiring to make a memorial contribution are encouraged to consider, West Asheville Baptist Church “Bus Fund”, 926 Haywood Road, Asheville, NC 28806.

For those who desire, condolences may be offered to the family under Ms. Buckner’s obituary at