Julia "Judy" Jones Loy, age 79, of Asheboro passed away on April 14, 2022. She was born on July 26, 1942 in Granville County to Robert L. "Jack" Jones and Lecter "Dee" Currin Jones.
Mrs. Loy was a graduate of Walter Williams High School and Elon College. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Asheboro. She retired as plant manager from Lassiter Sportswear and was then employed with Sew Special. Mrs. Loy served as a Cub Scout leader, Sunday school teacher, grade parent, band parent, booster club parent and in any other volunteer position needed during the childhoods of her children. Most recently, her favorite diversion was spending time with her beloved grandson, earning her the prized nickname "JuJu". In addition to her parents, Mrs. Loy was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Gibbons Loy, Jr.
She is survived by her daughter, Dionne Loy Fortner (Glenn); son, David Gibbons Loy (Marcia Moran); grandson, Henry "Hank" Charles Fortner and many beloved cousins. Visitation will be held Tuesday, April 19, 2022, 10:00 am - 10:45 am at First Baptist Church, 133 N. Church St., Asheboro. Funeral services will follow at 11:00 am with Rev. Mark Hall officiating. Burial will take place at 2:30 pm in the Pine Hill Cemetery in Burlington. Memorials contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, Hall Christian Education Endowment Fund, 133 N. Church St., Asheboro, NC 27203.
Pugh Funeral Home in Asheboro is serving the family.