Eric Alan Josey April
- September 17, 2021
Eric Alan Josey, 44,
of Salisbury and formerly of Statesville, passed away on Friday,
September 17, 2021 at IredellMemorialHospital following a brief
Eric was born in IredellCounty on April
and was the son of Joyce Isenhour Josey and the late
Richard Josey. He was a graduate of WestIredellHigh School and he was married
to Lisa Gambrell Josey and together they shared 21
years before his passing.
Eric was an avid
gamer. He enjoyed playing online games and he especially enjoyed Diablo and
WOW. He also enjoyed all of the new technology and if a new gaming station or
new phone was released, he had to have it. He simply loved tech stuff. He also
loved to watch Cletus on the YouTube channel and
In addition to his
father, Eric was also preceded in death by two nieces, Haley McNiel and Erin Coley along with his K-9 companion
Along with his
mother Joyce and his wife Lisa, he is survived by two sons, Derek Gambrell of Statesville and Shane Josey
(Hannah) and due September 26, a granddaughter, Isabelle Josey, of Salisbury. He is also
survived by one brother, David Josey, II, and three sisters, Tami Coley and
Donna Josey, all of Statesville, and Debra McNiel
(Todd) of Stony Point.
A service to
celebrate the life of Eric Josey will be conducted at Thursday, September 23, 2021 at Abilene Church
of Christ and a visitation will follow.
Home is honored to be assisting the family of Eric Josey.