Martin Kent Lilly

November 9, 1961 ~ November 7, 2019 (age 57)


Martin Kent Lilly, 57, of Weaverville, NC passed away on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at his home. Born November 9, 1961 in Alma, MI, he was a son of the late Alfred Leroy Lilly and Roxie Ann Roberson Lilly. He was employed as a HVAC technician for 30 years. He enjoyed spending time in the great outdoors and was a self-proclaimed grill master, but what he cherished the most was spending time with his family and spoiling his grandchildren. Surviving are his children: Christopher Thomas and his spouse, Nikole, of Asheville, NC, Jessica Haynie and her spouse, Brian, of Weaverville, NC, and Jennifer Payne and her spouse, Steven, of Flower Mound, TX; brother, Mark Lilly and his spouse, Debra, of Morganton, NC; best friend and mother of his children, Michele Thomas; and ten wonderful grandchildren: Josh, Jordan, Draven, Bradley, Hailey, MaKenzy, Cherish, Deziray, Alyliah, and Emma. A memorial service will be held at 1:00 PM on Thursday, November 14, 2019 in the chapel of Asheville Area Alternative Funeral and Cremation Services. Condolences may be made to the family at

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Memorial Service
November 14, 2019

1:00 PM
Cremation Funeral Service (Asheville)

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