Obituary for Jackie Fred Lunsford
Jackie Fred Lunsford
Jackie Fred Lunsford age 81 of Granite Falls, passed away on Nov. 23, 2017 at Hickory Falls Health and Rehabilitation Center. He was born August 9, 1936 to the late Fred Lee Lunsford and Ruby Brown Lunsford Buff. He was also preceded in death by a brother, John Lunsford.
Jackie loved fishing as a lifelong hobby, skating, all sports and western movies. Mr. Lunsford was a self-employed contractor and attended Rhodhiss United Methodist Church.
Jackie leaves behind a loving wife of 60 years, Beulah Sharpe Lunsford of the home; sons, James Lee Lunsford of Granite Falls, Tim Lunsford (Angela) of Rhodhiss, Michael Lunsford of Granite Falls; daughters, Pam Brown (Doug) of Connelly Springs, “Crickett” Debra McKinnon of Hickory, Jackie Anderson (Donald) of Hildebran, Crystal Lunsford of Granite Falls, Lori Lane (Richard) of Sawmills and Sherry Lunsford of Lenoir. Also left behind to cherish his memory are 13 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren; 2 sisters, Ann Gilbert and Judy Early both of Granite Falls and a special aunt Mary Ann Brown.
The family will receive friends Sunday, November 26, 2017, from 4:00-6:00 PM at Mackie Funeral Home. The funeral will be Monday, November 27, 2017 at 11:00 AM in the Mackie Funeral Home Chapel. Officiating will be Rev. Chris Decker. Burial will follow in Sunset Hills Cemetery in Granite Falls.
Serving as Pallbearers will be his grandsons.
Mackie Funeral Home of Granite Falls, NC is serving the family.