Jacob 'Jake' Hinshaw
RANDLEMAN - Jacob Worth "Jake" Hinshaw, age 86, of 1227 S. Main St., died Thursday, April 8, 2010, at Woodland Hill Care & Rehabilitation, Asheboro.
Mr. Hinshaw was a native of Randolph County, an active member of First United Methodist Church and was a machinist for Union Carbide for 28 years. He loved to garden and go on any trips that Kathern wanted him to.
Jake and Kathern were known as "Mr. and Mrs. Claus" in the Randleman Christmas Parade for 16 years. Jake was an honorary member in the Randleman Women's Club, former volunteer for Hospice of Randolph and handyman for Mount Lebanon United Methodist Church.
Mr. Hinshaw was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Loraine Hinshaw; and sisters Juanita Kirkman and Pauline Linthicum.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Kathern H. Hinshaw, of the home; sons Wayne Hinshaw and his wife, Sammie, of Salisbury and Gary Hinshaw and his wife, Peggy, of Randleman; grandchildren Cinamon Loyd and her husband Ashton, of Mooresville, Chad Hinshaw and his wife, Emmy, of Denver, Colo. and Heather Peoples and her husband, John, of Abingdon, Md.; and great-grandchildren Taylor Kathern Loyd, Preston Loyd, Kathryn Peoples and Audrey Hinshaw.
Service: The funeral will be held Sunday, April 11 at 2 p.m. at Pugh Funeral Home Chapel, 600 S. Main St., Randleman, with Rev. Wade Craven officiating. Burial will follow at Randolph Memorial Park, Asheboro.
Visitation: The family will receive friends Saturday, April 10 from 6-8 p.m. at Pugh Funeral Home, 600 S. Main St., Randleman; and other times, at the home of Gary and Peggy Hinshaw, 248 Dogwood Drive, Randleman.
Memorials: May be made to First United Methodist Church, Roof Renovations, 301 S. Main St., Randleman, NC 27317 or donor's choice.
Online condolences may be made at www.pughfuneralhome.com