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Tempie Travers

July 8, 1938 - December 23, 2012

Tempie Gordon Travers, 74, of Hendersonville passed away Sunday December 23, 2012 at her home following an extended illness. A native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, she was a daughter of the late Eddie Lee and Helen Lindsey Gordon. She was a member of Victory Tabernacle in East Flat Rock.

Survivors include her loving husband of fifty-two years, Thomas M. Travers; two children, T. David Travers of East Flat Rock, Sabrina Travers Wilkey and her husband George of Travelers Rest, SC; five grandchildren, Jamie and Trent Travers, Jonah, Christa, and Jarrad Wilkey; two great grandsons, Jaxon Wilkey, Alex Travers; three sisters, Ruby Owens and Betty Camp, both of Tuxedo, Jane Waters of East Flat Rock; two brothers, Robert ìJohn Henryî Gordon and his wife Wanda of Travelers Rest, SC, Joe ìDuckî Gordon of Hendersonville; and a number of nieces and nephews.

A funeral will be at 2:00 pm Friday at Victory Tabernacle. Revs. Norman Bayne and Harold McKinnish will officiate. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 pm Thursday at Forest Lawn Funeral Home and at other times will be at the residence.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, December 27, 2012

Time: 6:00 am - 8:00 pm


Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel

538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792

Service Information

Date: Friday, December 28, 2012

Time: 2:00 pm


Victory Tabernacle

21 Victory View Lane
East Flat Rock, NC 28726

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