Louise Blake, 75, of Hendersonville passed away Sunday, February 15, 2009 at Elizabeth House. A native of Weirton, WV, she lived in Henderson County the past eight years. She was a daughter of the late Emil and Mary Barron Gonze, and a member of Hendersonville Church of Christ.
Survivors include her loving husband of fifty-seven years, Scott Blake, Sr.; five sons, Scott Blake Jr. and his wife Kay of Alabama, David Blake and his wife Sondra of Tennessee, Jeffrey Blake of Florida, Mark Blake and his fiancÈ Andrea Wilder of Florida, Duncan Blake and his wife Linda of Hendersonville; two daughters, Susan Lindsey and her husband Wayne of Florida, Linda Warber of Florida; a brother, Emil Gonze of Weirton, WV; a sister, Josephine Krzys of Chester, WV; sixteen grandchildren; eighteen great grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 10:00 am Friday, February 20, 2009, at the Hendersonville Church of Christ. Minister Steve Teel will officiate. A private interment will be held at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Four Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care, 571 S. Allen Road, Flat Rock, NC 28731. Guests may sign a register book at www.forestlawnhendersonville.com.
Forest Lawn Mortuary is assisting the family with the arrangements.