Gary Lee Overcash

Published 5:26 pm Monday, April 4, 2016

Gary Lee Overcash, 73, died at his home in Woodleaf on Sunday, April 3, 2016.

He was born Sept. 16, 1942, the son of the late Gilbert Brown Overcash and the late Ruby Murph Overcash. He was a member of the first graduating class of West Rowan High School. He went on to graduate from Nashville Auto Diesel College in Nashville, Tenn. He also served honorably in the U.S. Army as an aircraft mechanic during the Vietnam era. On June 25, 1960, he married Gale Waller Overcash, who survives. He was a member of South River United Methodist Church and was the owner of a RV/trailer park.

Also surviving: a son, Kevin Overcash of Woodleaf; 2 grandchildren, Hayley Lee Overcash and Hunter Glenn Overcash, and their mother, Robin Overcash of Salisbury; 2 sisters, Judy Anderson and husband Joe of Mocksville and Wanda Kennedy and husband Steve of Cleveland.

A graveside service will be conducted at 3 p.m. Thursday, April 7 at South River UMC Cemetery officiated by the Rev. Randy Powell and Tim Kelty. The family will receive friends at the church after the service.

Memorials: South River UMC, 2880 South River Church Rd., Woodleaf, 27054.