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Elaine Staton

June 12, 1948 - December 29, 2013

Elaine Duncan Staton, 65, of Hendersonville, went to be with the Lord, Sunday, December 29, 2013 at Pardee Hospital.

She was native of Norwich, CT and a resident of Henderson County for 56 years. She was the daughter of the late Duncan and Isabelle Hague Duncan and was also preceded in death by her husband Stanley Ralph Staton.

Mrs. Staton was a manager of Henderson County Curb Market for many years and even had a radio show on WTZQ Saturday mornings called ìElaineís Tipsî. She was an active member of Fruitland United Methodist Church. She loved our Lord Jesus Christ whole-heartedly and shared her faith with everyone, particularly the children of the church. She was famous for her pound cakes, and was a loving wife, mother, nanny and friend.

She is survived by her daughters, Gail Lance and husband Charles of Hendersonville, Deborah Zbrzezny and husband Joseph of Campobello, SC; son, Michael Staton and wife Amy of Dana; grandchildren, Johnathon and Brandon Lance, Eli Zbrzezny, Cameron McCraw and wife Allie and Jordan Staton; brother, Robert Duncan and wife Margaret of Hendersonville; several nieces and nephews; and her loving dog, Toby.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at Fruitland United Methodist Church with Pastors Jerry Warren and Mike Bennett officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Fruitland United Methodist Church, 66 S. Mills Gap Rd. Hendersonville, NC 28792 or Pardee Hospital Foundation, 800 N. Justice St. Hendersonville, NC 28791.

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