Jesse Albert Haney, Sr., age 88, of Swannanoa, NC, passed away on Monday, January 4, 2021 at Mission Hospital in Asheville, NC. He was born on August 25, 1932 in Buncombe County, NC to the late Jesse Haney and Aileen McIntyre. Jesse was a United States Navy Veteran and then worked as a weaver in the textile industry. He was of the Baptist Faith.
Along with his parents, Jesse was also preceded in death by his beloved wife, Clara Dorothy Yarborough Haney; daughters, Colleen Oberman and Evelyn Sander; and his brother, Thurman Haney.
Those left behind to cherish his memory are his daughters, Brenda Crenshaw of Candler, NC, Teresa Haney of Newport, TN, and Clara Lynn Banks of Woodfin, NC; his son, Jesse Haney, Jr. of Candler, NC; 23 grandchildren; and 10 great grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. Penland Family Funeral Home is honored to be caring for the Haney Family and assisting them with arrangements.
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