Anthony James Surrett
In Loving Memory
Asheville- Anthony James Surrett, age 41, passed away Wednesday, March 3, 2021.
Anthony was born February 1, 1980 in Buncombe County where he has resided all of his life. He loved the mountains where he was born and raised and enjoyed spending time outdoors. Anthony worked as a self-employed tree trimmer in the timber industry. He loved his family and, in their words, “Anthony was a kind and tender-hearted man.” He will be missed deeply forever.
He was preceded in death by his father, Reeves Surrett who passed away December 9, 2020.
Surviving are his mother, Linda Elkins Surrett of Marshall; a son Mason Jess Surrett of Greenville, TN; his brothers and sisters, Reeves Junior Surrett and Jennifer of Marshall, Debbie Surrett of Marshall, Mike Surrett and Judy of Newport, TN, and Vanessa Surrett of Marshall; nieces and nephews, Savannah, Dakota, Haylee, Dawson, Danielle, Megan and Madilyn.
A graveside funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm Thursday, March 11, 2021 at Chestnut Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Leicester. Pastor Charles English and Pastor Wade Rice will be officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the Surrett family kindly ask that memorials be made to Crawford / Ray Funeral Home, 1 North Main Street, Canton, NC 28716 to assist the family with funeral expenses. This kindness would be greatly appreciated by the family.
Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to be caring for the Surrett family.