Juby D. Rash, 75, of 1085 Jenkins Valley Road, Alexander, died Saturday, March 30, 2002, in an
Mr. Rash was born April 20, 1926, in Buncombe County, a son of the late Rev. C.E. and Addie
Foster Rash. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Eloise Kuykendall Rash who died September 12, 1975, a son, Ronald Hal Eugene
Rash, a sister, Ruth Cash and two brothers, L.G. and Tommy Rash.
He was an Army veteran of WW II, serving in D Company, 1st Battalion, 357th Infantry Regiment,
90th Infantry Division, Third Army, and was a recipient of the Bronze Star. He worked at Burlington Industries for forty years. He was a
member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.
Surviving are his wife, Nola G. Rash; one daughter, Beverly Rash Wright of Weaverville; two sons, Harold Rash and his wife Kay of
Alexander and Allen Rash and his wife Ruth of Candler; two grandsons, Scott and Chris; one
great-granddaughter Madison; stepdaughters, Joan Skinner and her husband Tommy of Myrtle Beach, SC
and Brenda King and her husband Steve of Greenville, SC; a step-son, Eddie Rash and his wife Lisa of Weaverville; five step-grandchildren, Brian, Michele, Melissa, Hannah and
Jacob; one sister, Naomi Martin, and four brothers, Lemar, Calvin, Dois, and Verlon Rash, all of Asheville.
Funeral Services will be at 2:00 pm Tuesday in the Patton Avenue chapel of Groce Funeral Home with the Rev. E.W. Jenkins, the Rev. Dr. Ralph Sexton, Jr., the Rev. Terry Tweed, and the Rev. Roy McPeters officiating. Military honors will be provided by the Buncombe County Veterans Council at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. His nephews will be pallbearers.
His family will receive friends from 7 - 8:30 pm Monday at the funeral home and at other times
will be at the residence.