A native of Coral Gables, Fla., he lived in Henderson County since 1984. He was an Army veteran of World War II and was an insurance agent with Lloyds of London, specializing in aviation and marine insurance.
A funeral was held at 10 a.m. Saturday in the chapel of Forest Lawn Mortuary. The Revs. John K. Hill and Chris Pace officiated. Burial followed in the Macedonia Baptist Church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Alzheimers Association, 31 College Place, Suite D 320, Asheville, N.C. 28801 or Macedonia Baptist Church, 179 Macedonia Church Road, Saluda, N.C. 28773.
Guests may sign a register book at www.forestlawnhendersonville.com.
Forest Lawn Mortuary assisted the family with the arrangements.