John Burgin Luther

John Burgin


Salisbury - John Burgin Luther, 75, of Salisbury, passed away Friday, January 4, 2013, at the Rowan Regional Medical Center.

He was born February 10, 1937, in Buncombe County to the late Harold Luther and Pauline Luther Rice. He was preceded in death by his brother Burnice Luther.

John worked for Pike Electric and N.C. DOT until his retirement.

He is survived by his wife, Clarice Hall; daughters Dawn (David) Bartlett of Salisbury, Scottie (Donnie) Solomon of Linwood, and Bonnie (Jake) Cauble of Salisbury; brothers David Luther of Las Vegas, and Jimmy (Irene) Luther of Fairview; sisters Mildred Collette of Enka, and Cora Jane (Conley) Gillespie of Leicester; 4 grandchildren; 4 step-grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held on February 2nd, 2013, at 2:00 p.m., at Smith Cemetery.

Published in the Asheville Citizen-Times on Feb. 1, 2013