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John Perry Wycough

October 27, 1938 ~ January 11, 2019 (age 80)


Perry Wycough, of Ramseur, died Friday, January 11, 2019 at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center in Winston Salem.

Graveside Services, 11:00 AM, Wednesday, at Ramseur Wesleyan Church, Ramseur, with military honors by the Randolph County Honor Guard.

Officiating, Rev. Wayne Lamb, Rev. Rick Davis.

Perry was a native of Dewitt, Arkansas, and lived most of his life in Randolph County, and served in the United States Air Force in Korea. He retired with 36 years at Thompson and Arthur Paving Company in Greensboro as a foreman and currently as a dispatcher with Gate City Towing. He enjoyed reading, riding his ATV and loved spending time with his grandchildren. He also loved his cats, puppy Suzi, and eating gravy biscuits and catfish. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruthie Thompson Wycough, parents John Henry and Elsie McSwain Wycough, brother, Paul Wycough.

Survivors: daughters, Sandra Albright and husband Lawrence Sr., of Coleridge, Pam Wheatley, of Randleman, sons, Britt Wheatley and wife Karen, of Grays Chapel, John Wycough, of Ramseur, best friend Barbara Smithers, sister, Virginia Jane Russell, of Arkansas, brothers, Ron Dowda and wife Liz, of Texas, William Claesen, of Arkansas, grandchildren, Lawrence "Scooter" Albright, David Albright, Ashley Wheatley, Cassie Wheatley, Britt Wheatley Jr., Shannon Wheatley, Michael Moore, sixteen great-grandchildren.

Visitation, 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM, Wednesday, Loflin Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ramseur.

Condolences may be made online at

Arrangements by Loflin Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ramseur.

Memorials may be made to the Ramseur Wesleyan Church Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 501, Ramseur, NC, 27316.


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January 16, 2019

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Loflin Funeral Home and Cremation Services
147 COLERIDGE RD./P. O. Box 525
Ramseur, NC 27316

Graveside Service
January 16, 2019

11:00 AM
Ramseur Wesleyan Church
2038 Leonard Park. Rd.
Ramseur, NC 27316


Ramseur Wesleyan Church Cemetery Fund
P.O. Box 501, Ramseur NC 27316

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