GREENSBORO — Shuford M. Wall, Jr., 70, passed away peacefully following a decade long journey with cancer on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Born on April 9, 1948, in Laurens, S.C., Shuford is the son of the late Catherine Staton and Shuford Mial Wall, Sr. of North Augusta, S.C. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Celeste; daughters, Mary-Anne Wike (Gray), Beth Wall-Bassett (Joe) and Celie Wall; grandchildren, Alden, Keller, MaryJane, Joseph, Juliet, Izabel and Mathilda; and siblings, Anne DeVane Kendall (Worth), John R. Wall (Carolyn) and Cathy Bryant (Lee). He is a graduate of North Augusta Senior High School (Class of 1966), Presbyterian College (Class of 1970; B.A. English) and UNC-Chapel Hill (MBA, Class of 1986). He served in the United States Army from 1969-1978. His joy was serving as an active member, Sunday School teacher and elder of Westminster Presbyterian Church in Greensboro, N.C. and with continued servant projects with N.C. Presbyterian Pilgrimage. Shuford’s career spanned 50 years, first with NCNB in Charlotte, N.C., and then with his family business, Canal Industries Inc. in Conway, S.C. Following graduate school, he became a co-owner of a wholesale floral supply company in Greensboro, N.C., until 2001. Not satisfied with retirement, he ventured into the work world again, first as an insurance agent and most recently as a tax preparer with H&R Block. A celebration of life service will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, September 22, at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 3906 W. Friendly Ave., Greensboro, N.C. 27410. Memorials may be made to Westminster Presbyterian Church or Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro. A committal service and burial will be held at the Forestville United Methodist Church Cemetery, 5238 Vintage Rd., Lilesville, NC 28091 on Sunday, September 23, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. Arrangements are entrusted to Triad Cremation & Funeral Service of Greensboro.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Shuford Mial Wall Jr April 9 1948 September 6 2018 (age 70).
Death notice for the town of: Greensboro, state: North Carolina