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Nora Mae Ashton

February 16, 1961 - November 25, 2016

Nora Mae Ashton, 55, of Mills River passed away on Friday, November 25, 2016. She was a daughter of William Graham and the late Donna Parks. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Billy and Brian Graham and two aunts, Mille Kuchenmeister and Betty Smith.

Nora was a mother to everyone but a friend above all else. There is countless adopted souls whose lives and hearts she touched.

Survivors include her loving husband of 35 years, Wayne Douglas Ashton; daughters, April (Keith) Billingsley of SC and Erin Ashton (Landon Brevard) of Horse Shoe; son, Wayne R. Ashton of Horse Shoe; grandchildren, Shaila, Allie and Jordan Billingsley, Sarah Markland, Waylon Brevard and Oran Ashton; sisters, Nancy Graham and Diane Nickerson of IN; brothers, Richie Graham of KY, Albert and Davie Graham of IN; aunts, Wanita and Robin Weiand.

A celebration of life will be held at her home.

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