Judy Ann Simmons Strider, age 68, of Asheboro passed away on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at the Randolph Hospice House.
Mrs. Strider was born in Asheboro on July 4, 1949 to George W. Simmons, Jr. and Faye Brown Simmons. In addition to her parents, Judy was preceded in death by her husband, Phillip E. Strider, and brother, Alan Neal Simmons. Judy was a homemaker and a loving kind lady who will be missed by all of her family. She enjoyed visiting her family and going to the mountains. Judy loved her dogs.
She is survived by her brother, Roger G. Simmons and wife Mary Ellen of Wilmington; nephews, Rodrick Simmons and wife Pam of Holly Springs, Ryan Simmons and wife Shannon of Raleigh, and Zachary Simmons and wife Megan of Bartow, FL; extended family members including Lyle Stevens and wife Tatham of Tega Cay, SC; and many great nieces, great nephews and friends.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, April 19, 2018 from 10:00-11:00 am at Pugh Funeral Home, 437 Sunset Avenue in Asheboro. A memorial service will follow on Thursday at 11:00 am at the Pugh Funeral Home Chapel with her nephew Zachary Simmons officiating. Inurnment will be in Randolph Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Randolph, P.O. Box 9, Asheboro, NC 27204-0009, www.hospiceofrandolph.org.