Celebrating The Life Of Loved Ones

Joshua “Josh”  Kevin Furr

Joshua “Josh”  Kevin Furr, 29, of Albemarle passed away Friday, June 30th, 2017 at CMC Main in Charlotte NC.  A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 11 AM in the Stanly Funeral Home Chapel.  The service will be officiated by Pastor Tony Thomas.  The family will greet friends following the service.

Josh was born September 10th, 1987 in Stanly County, NC.  He was the son of Kevin Max Furr of Albemarle and Angela Caudle Burris and Charles Kenneth Burris of Albemarle.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Furr is survived by his wife Lynsey Jane Furr of Albemarle and his son Skyler Furr and daughter Kirra Furr, a brother Jarad Furr of Charlotte and a sister Amanda Davis and husband Michael of Albemarle.  His maternal grandfather, Ed Caudle and wife Pat Caudle of Badin, paternal grandmother, Carol Hatley and step-grandfather, Kenneth Burris of Albemarle also survive.  He was preceded in death by maternal grandmother, June Caudle, step grandmother, Jahala Burris, and paternal grandfather, Max Furr.

Josh attended North Stanly High School, graduating in 2005, and served in the US Army, 82nd Airborne at Fort Bragg, NC.  He enjoyed music, outdoor activities, and most of all spending time with his family.  He was a cherished son, devoted husband, adoring father, and loving brother.  His kindness, beautiful smile, and warm sense of humor will greatly be missed.

8 Comments

  • Karen Hartsell Posted July 3, 2017 10:43 am

    This young man always was the brightest light in the room – with a beautiful smile, kind greeting, and warm welcome for everyone that he met. God has truly received an amazing soul. Know that he will be missed by the one’s that saw him from afar.

  • Yvette Davis Posted July 3, 2017 12:20 pm

    Josh was a sweet young man from the first day i met him. No more pain and suffering he’s in the arms of Jesus. Praying for his family

  • Sandra Steen Posted July 3, 2017 3:29 pm

    I didn’t know your son, but he looks like he was a fine young man. I just wanted you to know I share your pain, I lost my grandson 2 years ago at the age of 27. Every time I see a young persons obituary it takes me back to that heart wrenching time. Love and prayers for all of you.

  • Lori Talbert Posted July 3, 2017 9:13 pm

    I didn’t know this sweet young man but I did know his aunt. It breaks my heart to hear of a young person losing their battle with cancer. It’s so unfair. Prayers to each and every member of his family. May God watch over you and give you the strength to move forward.

  • June Russell Posted July 3, 2017 9:20 pm

    Angie, Kevin, and Family, I am so sorry to read about Josh. I loved him as he was the sweetest little boy when he stayed at Tiny Tears. May God Bless you and your family with His Love and Strength!

    • Angie Burris Posted August 11, 2017 3:09 pm

      Thank you June. There is a huge hole in our hearts right now that only Josh could fill. We pray for God’s strength as we will miss him so much every day until we can be with our Josh again

  • Frankie Gale Harris Posted July 5, 2017 4:12 pm

    My deepest sympathy to each family member on the passing of Josh.May God comfort you in the days ahead.

  • Evelyn(Jeanette) Bishop cousin Jeanie Posted July 6, 2017 3:21 pm

    I am so sorry all of my family. I knew my cousin June Morton, Caudle when we were little.. I am cousin Jeanette Morton Bishop( cousin Jeanie). Daughter of deceased Floyd and Doris Morton. You all are in our prayers. i wish I could attend the the family time. I will not be able to attend because my daughter has to work. But just know that my heart is with you all and God Bless You.

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