Dewey ‘Joby’ Silvers

Age: 80
Address: Hickory Lane, Burnsville, NC
Date of Death: Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Arrangements: Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home

Details: Dewey ‘Joby’ Silvers, 80 years young, of Hickory Lane, passed away Tuesday, November 12, 2013.  He was a son of the late Thor and Florence Hensley Silvers of Flag Pond, TN.  Dewey worked for Contel and GTE Telephone companies for 32 years, and was a member of Burnsville Volunteer Fire Department for 30 years.
          Dewey is survived by his wife of 59 years, Shirley Shelton Silvers of Burnsville; a son, Faron Silvers of Burnsville; a daughter, Debbie Burke of Simpsonville, SC; 2 granddaughters; 2 grandsons; 3 great-granddaughters; 2 great-grandsons; a sister, Dell Ledford of Erwin, TN; four brothers, Harold, Jack and Worley Silvers of Flag Pond and Luther Silvers of Longmont, CO.
          Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home.  Rev. Ricky Ray will officiate.  Burial will be in the Pate Cemetery on Bee Log Hill Road.
          The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
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