Josephus Cheshire Jr., age 88, passed away on December 6, 2021, at Randolph Hospice House in Asheboro.
He was born on May 5, 1933, in Eden to Josephus and Lucy Cheshire. In addition to his parents, Mr. Cheshire was preceded in death by nine siblings.
Mr. Cheshire is survived by his wife, Dollie Meadors Cheshire, son, Wayne Cheshire and wife Inge of Wilmington; daughter, Linda Callicutt and husband Ralph of Asheboro and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Mr. Cheshire will lie in repose on Wednesday, December 8, 2021 from 1:00-5:00 pm at Pugh Funeral Home, 437 Sunset Ave., Asheboro.
A Graveside Service will be held at Randolph Memorial Park on Thursday, December 9, 2021 at 11:00 am with Rev. Don Hulburt officiating.
The family request memorials be made to Hospice of Randolph, 416 Vision Dr., Asheboro, NC 27203.