Geneva M. Mohr, age 96, of Crossnore, North Carolina passed away on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at Cannon Memorial Hospital.

She was born on September 12, 1920 in Avery Co. County, North Carolina, a daughter of J. Arlan Franklin and Mamie Johnson Franklin.
Geneva was a 1937 graduate of Altamont Consolidated High School of Crossnore, NC and a 1942 graduate of Grace Hospital School of Nursing where she received her RN degree. She worked at Cannon Hospital in Banner Elk and for Dr. Shelby Vance. Geneva also taught nursing at Lees-McRae College.
She was preceded in death by her Father, J. Arlan Franklin; Mother, Mamie L. Franklin; Husband, C.C Mohr; Three Brothers, Carroll Franklin, James Franklin, Thomas Franklin; Two Sisters, Frances Franklin, Annabelle Franklin; Granddaughter, Sarah M Ollis.
Geneva leaves behind to cherish her memory her: Daughter, Margaret Ollis of Newland, NC, Daughter, Shirley M Ice of Atlanta, GA, Son, Clay F Mohr of Crossnore, NC, Daughter, Martha M Boone of Roan Mountain, TN, Grandchildren, Carol Gay, Elaine Ollis, Derek Mohr, Chan Martin, Chad Ice, Jackie Vance and Marshall Vance. Great-Grandchildren, Brian Gay, Laura Scott, Sophia Mohr, Isabella Mohr, Lucas Vance, Skyler Carver, Calvin Ice, Elaine Martin and Elizabeth Martin; Great-Great Grandchild, Turner Scott
Services for Geneva M. Mohr will be held on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 8:00 pm from the Crossnore First Baptist Church with Rev. Lander Hefner and Dr. Phil Murdock officiating.
The family will receive friends beginning at 7:00 pm on Saturday at Crossnore Baptist Church.
Interment will be in the John Johnson Cemetery Sunday July 16, 2017 at 2:00 in the afternoon.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Habitat for Humanity or the Gideon's.
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The care of Geneva and her family has been entrusted to Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home of Newland.
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