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Joe Blume Weddington

Originally published: Nov. 21, 2012
Last modified: Nov. 21, 2012

Mr. Weddington was born on Oct. 26, 1948, in Cabarrus County, to Joe Blume Weddington Sr., and Ruth Henry Weddington. Mr. Weddington was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Chip Weddington.

Mr. Weddington retired in 2001 as an electronics engineer. He founded Woodstream Custom Builders in 2002 along with his two sons. Joe was a former member of the Ashe County Home Builders Association and also served on the Board of Directors for the Sharing Center in West Jefferson. Mr. Weddington served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War era. Joe was a member of West Jefferson United Methodist Church where he served as treasurer.

Memorial services will be held 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, at West Jefferson United Methodist Church with Harold Parks and the Rev. Dr. Peter Taylor officiating. Inurnment will follow in the West Jefferson United Methodist Church Columbarium.

The family will receive friends following the service in the Hensley Hall of West Jefferson United Methodist Church.

Mr. Weddington is survived by his wife, Barbara Calloway Weddington; two sons, Kevin Weddington and wife, Teresa, and Brian Weddington all of Piney Creek; one brother, Cecil Weddington of Mooresville; two sisters, Peggy Parrish of Concord, and Susie Kiser of Oak Island; five grandchildren, Shelbey Weddington and Hunter Weddington both of Catawba, Matt Weddington, Kylee Weddington and Brody Weddington all of Piney Creek, also surviving are several nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to West Jefferson United Methodist Church Building Fund, PO Box 826, West Jefferson, N.C. 28694.

You may send and view condolences to the family through our website http://www.badgerfuneralhome.com.

Badger Funeral Home was entrusted with Mr. Weddington's arrangements.

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