Age: 85 Address: Great Dane Lane, Bakersville, North Carolina Date of Death: Sunday, August 17, 2014 Arrangements: Henline-Hughes Funeral Home
Details: C. L. Jack Stone of Great Dane Lane, Bakersville, NC passed away August 17, 2014 at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine, NC. he was a Native of Springfield Township, Pennsylvania, and a son of the late Arthur and Minnie Atkinson Stone.
He was a member of Bakersville United MethodistChurch and was retired from Financial Supervision with the Village Palm Springs Florida Water Dept. He was a Veteran of The United States Army and was a Staff Sergeant in Germany.
Jack was a licensed pilot who loved to fly. He was a Past Commander at VFW in both Pennsylvania and North Carolina.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years who passed away in 2009, Patricia Perschka Stone.
Survivors include; his son, Dennis Stone, of Weaverville, NC, daughter, Jackie Paffrath (Mark), of Bakersville, NC, sister in law, Hazel Gander (Tom), of Stoneboro, Pennsylvania, five grandchildren; Claire Stone, Lauren Kop, Matthew Stone, Preston Paffrath, and Emily Paffrath Hyatte, six great grandchildren; Olivia and Aiden Stone, Ben and Max Kop, and Colton Paffrath, and his namesake, Baby Jack Stone.
A memorial service will be held Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 3:00PM at the Bakersville United Methodist Church with Rev. Tony Norris officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the church fellowship hall.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of The Blue Ridge 236 Hospital Drive Spruce Pine NC 28777, or Charles George VA Medical Center 1100 Tunnel Road Asheville, NC 28805.
Henline Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the Stone Family.