Jerry Groner Hartline, age 73, of Whittier, died Friday, May 18, 2012 at Memorial Hospital in Asheville. Mr. Hartline was born January 5, 1939 in Johnson County, IL. He is the son of the late Glenn and Flora Groner Hartline. He married Mary Bagby. He was predeceased by a brother, Harold Hartline and a grandson.
He was the owner and operator of the Golden Eagle Motel in Cherokee. He enjoyed watching sports.
He is survived by his wife, Mary; two sons, Charles and Albert Hartline of Whittier; one brother, Larry Hartline, and one grandchild.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday May 22, from 6 until 8 at Appalachian Funeral Services of Sylva. Burial will be in Vienna, IL. An online registry is available at www.appalachianfuneralservices.com.