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Tuesday April 30th, 2019

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Interment at: Greens Creek Cemetery

Greens Creek Cemetery
Tuesday April 30th, 2019

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Gretta Donna Buchanan

Greta Donna Buchanan, 51, of Whittier, passed away Saturday, April 27, 2019. Born March 16, 1968 in Sylva, NC, she was the daughter of Charles Gorden "Chubb" Buchanan of Whittier and the late Martha Jane Nations Buchanan. Greta loved her cats and flowers and enjoyed shopping, spending time with her son, father and family. She was a true "caregiver". Besides her mother she was also preceded in death by her grandparents; Gudger and Viola Buchanan, Odell and Lottie Nations as well as several aunts, uncles and cousins. In addition to her father she is survived by; Her son- Nathan C. Buchanan of Whittier Sister- Gloria Reddish (James) of Whittier Brothers- Dale Buchanan (Susan) of Sylva Dean Buchanan (Linda) of Whittier Nephews- Drew, Clay, and Jared Buchanan Nieces- Keri and Kristen Buchanan, Karen Reddish Aunts/Uncles- Lowell (Linda) Buchanan, Ronald Buchanan, Wanda Brooks, Barbara Cabe, Stella Cabe Wike, Sue Jones (Ronnie), Linda Gass (Leslie), Melvin Lovedahl, Fred Nations and Iris Nations. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 pm Tuesday April 30 in the Chapel of Appalachian Funeral Services with the Rev. Eddie Stillwell officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 pm until 2:00 prior to the Service at the Funeral Home. Burial will be in Greens Creek Cemetery Pallbearers will be Keith Nations, Jeff Cabe, Donnie Gass, Steve Brooks, Keith Brooks and Tony Brown

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Dear Family, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your Dear loved one. Our loving Creator never planned for death to be part of his original plan. There is such a loving scripture found at Revelation 21: 3 & 4 which reads: With that I heard a loud voice from the throne say Look! The tent of God is with mankind, and he will reside with them, And God himself will be with them, And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The Former things have passed away I hope these words help you find comfort and also give you hope for our near future. Can you imagine Living Forever on Earth under Beautiful conditions that will never end. If you would like further information on Gods promises from the Bible, Please visit our Free Bible based website JW. ORG

Terry Greene May 10 2019 12:00 AM

Dear Family, you have our sympathy. It was always special to see Greta , usually in the grocery store. She was one of my special students years ago. Tina remembers her as a special friend. In their junior and senior years, she and several of the girls went to the prom together. They had such fun and a great time, a memory she won't ever forget. May you be comforted with all the good memories you have of her. Love and prayers, Elizabeth and Tina

Elizabeth Stillwell and Tina Stillwell May 2 2019 12:00 AM

Were so sorry for your loss of beautiful Gretta. Our prayers and love go out to you. Buddy & Irene Brooks

Buddy & Irene Brooks Apr 30 2019 12:00 AM

To the Buchanan family: I am so sorry for the loss of a wonderful mother, daughter, sister, Aunt, and a friend... I know she is skipping down those streets of gold, and laughing all the way. She had the most upbeat, friendliest personality that I will cherish for the rest of my life. We met in kindergarten, and graduate SWHS together... Had many fun days and so many laughs...loved hearing her laugh. Was fortunate to see her a couple months ago, and what a reunion we had in the parking lot. She will be missed by everyone...but I know this is not goodbye Greta, it's I'll see you again someday... To her son:. You were the light of her life. She talked about you and how proud she was of you. Her heart was filled with love, and just know you will always have your Guardian Angel with you at all times. When you need her, talk to her, she will give you a sign that she's with you.. All my prayers and sympathy to the family, she loved her family very much...just like my parents, her parents brought their kids up to be respectful and to love...and Greta listened, because she was always respectful of others and had a big heart full of love.. Love you my friend Traci Settlemyre Dellinger

Traci Settlemyre Dellinger Apr 29 2019 12:00 AM

I am so so sorry about Grettas passing. Love and prayers to you all.

Regina "Jenny Lynn" middleton Apr 28 2019 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with the family!

Jessie Wilson Apr 28 2019 12:00 AM

Gloria and family I am so sorry to hear of Greta's passing. She will be missed. So many memories I have when I spent many nights at your home when we were in school. Love to you all. Your in my prayers for peace.

Beverly brown hines Apr 28 2019 12:00 AM

So very sorry for your loss an praying for all the family if you need any thing please let us know many blessings to all

Bonita Buchanan Fox an Family Apr 28 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gretta Buchanan

Bonita Buchanan Fox an Family Apr 28 2019 12:00 AM

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