Lloyd Edward Castle

December 2, 1933 ~ October 28, 2019 (age 85)



Mr. Lloyd Edward Castle, age 85 of Wilkesboro passed away Monday, October 28, 2019 at Mtn. Valley Hospice Home in Yadkinville.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Thursday, October 31, 2019 at Reins-Sturdivant Chapel with Rev. Dean Crane officiating.  Burial with Military Honors by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1142 will be in Walnut Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Moravian Falls.  The family will receive friends from 12:00 until 1:30 PM prior to the service at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home.

Mr. Castle was born December 2, 1933 in Wilkes County to Wade and Mattie Leigh Laws Castle.  He retired from Gardner Mirror and was a member of Cub Creek Baptist Church.  He enjoyed everything outdoors and always had a task that needed to be done around the house.  Monday was Cow Sale day and visiting with old friends.  He served in the United States Army and received the Defense Service Metal and completed 8 years in the Army Reserve.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a granddaughter; Amanda Castle, a sister; Gladys Castle and a brother; Ward Castle.

He is survived by his wife; Loriene Eller Castle of the home, two daughters; Sherry Vogel and husband Mike of Spartanburg, SC. and Terry Castle of Wilkesboro, one son; Jerry Castle and wife Lisa of Moravian Falls, six grandchildren; Daniel Castle and wife Kristen, Beth Ellis and husband Dillon, Amy Helms and husband Adam, Andrew Castle and wife Makayla, Justin Vogel and wife Emily and Dustin Castle, six great grandchildren; Katy Castle, Brian Vogel, Easton Ellis, Karson Ellis, Natalie Castle and Audrey Helms, four sisters; Mary Mash and husband Jim of Wilkesboro, Evelyn Anderson and husband Turner of North Wilkesboro, Grace James and Ann Bishop both of Wilkesboro and one brother; David Castle of Moravian Falls.

Pallbearers; Daniel Castle, Justin Vogel, Andrew Castle, Dennis Bishop, Christopher Bishop, Dillon Ellis, Johnathan Davis and Tommy Eller, Honorary Pallbearers; SGT Adam Helms and Chris Eller.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Mtn. Valley Hospice, 401 Technology Lane, Suite 200, Mt. Airy, NC 27030.

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October 31, 2019

12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Reins Sturdivant
270 Armory Road, P.O. Box 1428
Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Funeral Service
October 31, 2019

2:00 PM
Reins Sturdivant Funeral Home Chapel
270 Armory Road
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Interment following funeral service
October 31, 2019

Walnut Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
6112 Hwy 16 south
Moravian Falls, NC 28654


Mountain Valley Hospice Mt. Airy
401 Technology Lane Suite 200, Mount Airy NC 27030

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