|Birth: ||Mar. 6, 1939|
|Death: ||Mar. 23, 2009|
William David "Bill" Appleby, Sr.
William David "Bill" Appleby, Sr., age 70, of Jonas Ridge passed away on Monday March 23, 2009 at Johnson City Medical Center.
He was born March 6, 1939, in New Jersey a son of the late Harold Radcliff Appleby and Phebe Jane McCarl Appleby Pontius.
Bill attended Long Ridge Baptist Church. He enjoyed traveling, story telling and was in the process of writing a book. He had the tremendous gift of friendship. He never met a stranger and lived life to the fullest.
He had worked for the United States Postal Service as a Rural Route Mail Carrier in Deep Gap.
Left to carry on his memory are; his wife of 45 years, Carole J. Appleby of the home; daughters, Judie Appleby-Bowman of Jonas Ridge and Nancie Appleby-Clark of Lenoir; his son, David Appleby, Jr. and wife Melissa of Jonas Ridge; two brothers, Bob Appleby and wife Nelda of Laughlintown, PA and Gene Appleby and wife Myra of Ligonier, PA; his six grandchildren, Kaitlin Bowman, Jon Clark, Hannah Hyatt, Daniel Bowman, Holley Clark and Hayden Appleby. Many friends, nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services for Bill Appleby will be held on Saturday March 28th at 1:00 p.m. in the Grandfather Chapel at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home. Rev. John McCoury and Rev. Steve Glenn will officiate. The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until the service hour.
Interment will follow in the Jonas Ridge Cemetery.
Jonas Ridge Cemetery
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Autumn
Record added: Mar 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35126652
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