Mr. Fred Harold Absher, age 82 of McGrady, passed away Thursday, July 25, 2019 at Carolina Medical Center in Charlotte.
Graveside services will be held 1:00 PM Monday July 29, 2019 at Mountlawn Memorial Park with Dr. Bert Young officiating.
Mr. Absher was born July 17, 1937 in Wilkes County to Fred William Absher and Lotus Williams Absher. He served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. Mr. Absher was retired from Tyson Foods where he worked as Operations Manager and MIS Controller of the East Coast. He was a farmer, a family man and a member of Baptist Home Baptist Church. He enjoyed spending time with his family and animals.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Mr. Absher is survived by his wife; Joyce Reynolds Absher of the home, two daughters; Adena Absher Greene and husband Michael of McGrady and Christy Absher Johnson and husband Brandon of McGrady and a brother; Troy Lee Absher and wife Rebecca of North Wilkesboro.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network 1500 Rosecrans Ave. Suite 200 Manhattan Beach, CA 90266.
Online condolences may be made at www.reinssturdivant.com.
Hwy 18 North
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659
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