Hillary Clay (Junior) Souther, Jr.

June 14, 1946 ~ October 4, 2021 (age 75)


Mr. Junior Souther, age 75 of Wilkesboro passed away Monday, October 4, 2021 at Wilkes Health and Rehabilitation. 

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Friday, October 8, 2021 at Reins-Sturdivant Chapel with Pastor Bruce Rhoades and Rev. John Parks officiating.  The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 PM Thursday evening at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home. 

Junior was born June 14, 1946 in Wilkes County to Hillary Clay Souther, Sr. and Letha Ann Souther.  He was the Owner/Operator of Souther Trucking.  

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers-in-law; J.C. Parks and Jim O’Connell. 

He is survived by a daughter; Sharon Souther of North Wilkesboro, three sisters; Frances Parks of Statesville, Linda Barnette and husband Billy, Ann O’Connell all of North Wilkesboro, three brothers; Roy Clay Souther and wife Jeanie, Hillary Eugene Souther and wife Willa Sue all of Union Grove and Tony Sherrill Souther and wife Patricia of North Wilkesboro and several nieces and nephews. 

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 9, North Wilkesboro, NC 28659. 

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October 7, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Reins Sturdivant
270 Armory Road, P.O. Box 1428
Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Funeral Service
October 8, 2021

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

Video is available for this event


American Cancer Society
PO Box 9, North Wilkesboro NC 28659

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