Joe Stephen “Steve” Mayberry, 73, of Statesville, N.C., passed away on Thursday, October 27, 2022, at Gordon Hospice House. Steve was born on June 18, 1949, in Iredell County, N.C., to the late Bill and Pearl Moose Mayberry.
He retired after more than four decades of employment from Rental Uniform Services. When not working, he enjoyed spending his time on the golf course, at various sporting events cheering on his grandchildren, tending to his garden, playing cards and hosting cookouts.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Diane Dagenhart; three brothers, Craig, Eddie and TR Mayberry; and his two brothers-in-law, David Moose and Steve Dagenhart.
Those left to cherish his memory include his sons, Jody (August) and Randall (Christina) Mayberry; his daughter, Cherilyn (Terry) Davis; his sister, Judy Moose; brother, Jerry (Bonnie) Mayberry; sister-in-law, Donna Mayberry; a granddaughter, Storm (Ryan) Earnhardt; three grandsons, Kaleb, Konor and Karson Davis; and one very special great granddaughter, Sutton Earnhardt. Steve will also be greatly missed at the breakfast table by a special group of men known as “The Rental Guys.”
Mr. Mayberry will lie in state at Nicholson Funeral Home from 1 to 5 p.m. Monday, October 31, 2022, and from 9 a.m. to 12 noon on Tuesday, November 1, 2022.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, November 1, 2022, at Marvin United Methodist Church Cemetery, 671 Marvin Church Court, Stony Point, NC.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County, 2347 Simonton Road, Statesville, NC 28625 or www.hoic.org.
Nicholson Funeral Home has the honor of serving the family.