ASHEBORO — Walter Coy Stout, Jr., age 77, of Asheboro passed away on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2023, at his home.
Mr. Stout was born in Asheboro on March 28, 1946, to Walter and Virginia Teague Stout. He was a 1965 graduate of Asheboro High School
Coy was formerly employed at the North Carolina Department of Transportation and retired after 30 years of service.
Coy was married to his beloved wife Janet for 53 years. He had a passion for beach music, sports cars, watching Major League Baseball and college football. Coy and Janet loved to travel and took many trips to Europe together.
In addition to his parents, Coy was preceded in death by his brother Jackie Stout and his sister Betty Albright.
He is survived by his wife Janet Stout; niece Jennifer Brewer (Kevin), niece Rebecca Kidd (Alex), great-niece Megan Brewer and great-nephew Jarrett Kidd.
A memorial service will be held on Sunday, Sept. 3, 2023, at Pugh Funeral Home Chapel in Asheboro, NC. Visitation will be from 1-1:50 p.m. and the service at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Timothy Clements officiating.
A graveside burial service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2023, at Mountlawn Memorial Park in North Wilkesboro, NC.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, 224 North Fayetteville Street, Asheboro, NC. 27203.
Quote for memorial:
“Life is a song — sing it.
Life is a game — play it.
Life is a challenge — meet it.
Life is a dream — realize it.
Life is a sacrifice — offer it.
Life is love — enjoy.”
— Sai Baba