Barbara Jane Allred Councilman, age 89, of Asheboro passed away on Tuesday, June 8, 2021. Mrs. Councilman was born August 18, 1931 in Asheboro to William and Donzie Allred. Mrs. Councilman was a member of Central United Methodist Church. She had worked for the US Draft Board and was retired from the Social Security Administration. Mrs. Councilman was a great cook and was known for her delicious poundcakes. She also loved reading, knitting, cross stitching and embroidery. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Councilman was preceded in death by her husband, James Lee Councilman and sister, Helena McBride. She is survived by her daughter, Susie Councilman Dunn of Asheboro; granddaughters, Mandy Dunn, Roxanne Dunn; great grandchildren, Kameron, Leilani and Desmond; nephews and nieces, Garry McBride, Cynthia M. Pierce, Nancy M. Byrd, Jay Councilman. The family will receive friends Sunday, June 13, 2021 from 1:00-1:50 pm at Pugh Funeral Home, 437 Sunset Avenue, Asheboro. Funeral services will follow at 2:00 pm in the Pugh Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. J. F. Howard and Fred Huffstetler officiating. Burial will follow in Oaklawn Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Central United Methodist Church, 300 South Main Street, Asheboro, NC 27203 or Randolph Public Library, 201 Worth Street, Asheboro, NC 27203.