Welcome to the memorial page for

Harold Frank Rich

May 2, 1928 ~ September 18, 2017 (age 89)

Harold Frank Rich, 89, of Asheboro, was reunited with his wife in his Heavenly home on Monday, September 18, 2017.

Funeral Services, 3 PM, Friday, at Mountain of Faith Christian Church, Asheboro.

Officiating, Rev. John Bryant.

Burial will follow in the church cemetery with military honors by the Randolph County Honor Guard.

Harold was a native of Montgomery County, a beef cow and poultry farmer, and a retired mail carrier with thirty years of service. In his youth, Harold served as a corporal in the United States Army during the Korean War, where he was awarded the Bronze Star. He was a charter member of Mountain of Faith Christian Church where he served as a deacon, and as church secretary. Harold never met a stranger, enjoyed fishing, gardening, and playing with his grandchildren and great grandchildren. Harold was preceded in death by his wife, Frances Clark Rich, his son, Marcus "Mark" Rich, parents, Clyde and Ethel Gillis Rich, sister, Jerline McPherson, and brother-in-law, Thomas McPherson.

Survivors: daughter, Karen Presnell, of the home, sister, Rebecca Carper, husband, Scotty, of Coleridge, grandchildren, Hannah Mullins, and husband, Chris, of Asheboro, Nick Presnell of Seagrove, great-grandchildren, Keegan, Kaylynn, Gunner, Justin, Seth, Abbie, as well as several nieces and nephews.

Special thanks to Hospice of Randolph County, to Sheela Wright, "Loafer" and Suzanne Ray for all their compassionate help and friendship.

The family will receive friends following the service in the church fellowship hall and other times at the residence.

Condolences may be made online at

Arrangements by Loflin Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ramseur.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to Hospice of Randolph County, PO Box 9, Asheboro, NC 27204 or to Alzheimer's Association, 4600 Park Rd., #250, Charlotte, NC 28209.


Charitable donations may be made to:

Alzheimer's Association
4600 Park Rd. #250, Charlotte NC 28209

Hospice of Randolph County
PO Box 9, Asheboro NC 27204

 Service Information

Funeral Service
September 22, 2017

3:00 PM
Moutain of Faith Christian Church
1895 Mountain of Faith Rd.
Asheboro, NC 27205

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