- Marshall Foch Josey, 79, of Maiden, passed away Wednesday,
May 6, 2009, at his residence. Born May 27,
1929, in CatawbaCounty, he was the son of the
late Edmond Levi Josey and Ollie Luella Burke Josey. Mr. Josey was a member of CenterViewBaptistChurch in Maiden and retired
from Duke Power after 34 years of employment. In addition to his parents, he
was preceded in death by a son, Johnny M. Josey, and a brother, Winfred Josey.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Neomia Drum
Josey of the home; a son, Terry Josey of Claremont; a daughter, Patsy J. Lail of Lincolnton; six grandchildren, Michelle Isenhour, Marshall B. Josey, Misty Josey, Chad Josey, April
Josey and Hope Josey; and seven great-grandchildren. The funeral service will
be held at today, Friday,
May 8, 2009, at CenterViewBaptistChurch in Maiden, with the
Revs. Glenn Sellers and Ernest Williams officiating.
Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from
to today at the church
prior to the service. Memorials may be made to CenterViewBaptistChurch, 3976 E. Maiden Road, Maiden, N.C.28650. Burke Mortuary in
Maiden is serving the Josey family.