Johnny Lee Bartlett


Dec 14, 1942  Apr 10, 2017

Johnny Lee Bartlett, 74, passed away on Monday, April 10, 2017 at his residence.

A native and lifelong resident of Buncombe County, he was a son of the late Virgil Lusk Bartlett and Nina Ruth Harrison Bartlett. He was also preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Frankie Mace Bartlett.

Johnny graduated from Lee Edwards High School, and was a painter and wall paper hanger in Buncombe County and with the Haywood Park Hotel for more than 25 years. He enjoyed spending time with his family and horses.

Mr. Bartlett is survived by his daughters: Kim Moser and husband David, Kelly Mayfield and husband John, Kristy Jarrett and husband Kenny, and Karen Bartlett all of Weaverville; grandchildren: Jonathan Mayfield, Justin Mayfield, Alexis Banks, Daylon Moser, Addison Moser, Lainsley Jarrett, Makenna Jarrett and Kaylee Holland; great granddaughter, Braylee; sister, Josephine Bartlett; brother, Bruce Bartlett; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 1 PM Friday, April 14, 2017 in the chapel of Anders-Rice Funeral Home, with Rev. Robert Griffith officiating. Burial will follow at Green Hills Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Thursday evening from 7 till 9 PM at the funeral home.