Albert Lemuel JusticeDecember 5, 1943 ~ October 13, 2017 (age 73)
Albert Lemuel Justice, 73, of Franklin passed away Friday, October 13, 2017. He was born in Macon County, December 5, 1943, to the late Ralph and Ruby Buchanan Justice. He worked in the shipping and receiving department of Burlington Industries and Fruit of the Loom.
Mr. Justice enjoyed gardening and coon hunting and he was a lifetime member of the Macon County Coon Hunters Association. He was a lifetime member of Dryman's Chapel United Methodist Church.
Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Penny Justice; his son, Harold Justice (Cindy) of Franklin; daughter of his heart, Leslie Jones Stainback (Mike) of Greensboro, NC; grandchildren, Trevor Justice and Laney Justice both of Franklin and James Stainback and Thomas Stainback both of Greensboro and one brother, Wayne Justice of Franklin.
A funeral service will be held Monday, October 16, 2017 at 2:00 pm at Dryman's Chapel United Methodist Church with Rev. Kelly Dotson officiating. Burial will follow in Wright Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Mike Bell, Jimmy Henry, Bill Harkins, Ray Rogers, Ronnie Keener and Russ Ashburn. Honorary pallbearers will be Junior Cabe, Buck Chastain, Bob Henry, Morris Stiwinter, Calvin Rogers and the members of Macon County Coon Hunters Association.
The family will receive friends Sunday evening from 6:00 ‑ 8:00 pm at Bryant‑Grant Funeral Home and Crematory.
Memorial donations may be made to Dryman's Chapel Youth Program, c/o LeAnn Muse, 216 Tom McDowell Dr., Otto, NC 28763 or Franklin High School Class of 1962, c/o Carolyn Cabe, 550 Silver Spruce Lane, Franklin, NC 28734.
Online condolences are available at bryantgrantfuneralhome.com. Bryant‑Grant Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Justice family.