Edward "Tudor" Vance (2018-10-12 13:44:45)

On the morning of October 11th at 4:32AM, Edward Truitt “Tudor” Vance age 85, went home to be with the Lord.

A Crossnore native, Tudor was the late son of Charles and Irene Vance and was preceded in death by 6 brothers and 2 sisters. Tudor was an active member of First Baptist Church of Crossnore where he previously served as both a deacon and a Sunday school teacher. For years, he was dedicated to serving his family, church, and the town of Crossnore as mayor, The United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict, a county commissioner, and a proud member of the Region D Council of Governments. He was an avid golfer and loved spending his spare time on the golf course.
Left to cherish his sweet memories are his loving wife of 59 years, Reeca Woods Vance of Crossnore; his daughter, Cami Buchanan and husband Gary “Monk” of Crossnore; his son, Linc Vance and wife Angie of Burnsville; his son, Todd Vance and wife Lou Ann of Dallas, Texas; his granddaughter, Tasha Smith and husband Cody of Crossnore, grandson Shea Buchanan and wife Juliana of Elk Park; his granddaughter Lexi Vance and grandson Aidan Vance of Burnsville; his brother Johnny Snyder and wife Nancy of Bakersville; and his great grandsons Jase Smith and Reid Buchanan.
A visitation to celebrate Tudor’s life will be held from 2:00PM until 4:00PM with a service to follow Sunday, October 14th at First Baptist Church of Crossnore.
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The care of Edward and his family has been entrusted to Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home of Newland.
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