James Edward ‘Jim’ Hash, 78, gifted architect of outdoor landscaping creations

James Edward ‘Jim’ Hash

SUPPLY — James Edward “Jim” Hash, 78, was called home Friday, Feb. 5, 2021. Jim was born May 31, 1942, in Radford, Virginia, the son of the late Volney and Marguerite Evelyne Davis Hash. Also preceding him in death was a sister, Darlene Divine.

Jim was proud of his West Virginia heritage and attended Concord College in Athens, West Virginia, for three years, where he was a member of the Phi Delta Pi Fraternity. He later completed his degree in Business Administration at Fayetteville State University, Fayetteville.

Jim served six years in the U.S. Army Reserve as Military Police. From 1969 until his retirement in 1993, he was a postal inspector with the U.S. Postal Service. He then worked as an auditor/investigator with the N.C. Real Estate Commission. Jim’s Christian faith was first and foremost in his life. He was a perfect husband and dedicated father and grandfather. Anyone who knew Jim, knew that he enjoyed jokes and bringing laughter to others. He was an avid golfer and a huge Duke basketball fan. He enjoyed home projects and was an architect of outdoor landscaping creations. Jim was honored to serve as chaplain through his membership in the National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution.

Jim is survived by his wife, Doris Kirby Hash; son, James Bryan Hash, and his wife, Kimberly, of Hope Mills; son and daughter through marriage, Matthew Varnam of Supply and Meredith Sullivan, and her husband, Kevin of Supply; brother, Wade Hash, and his wife, Anne of Ocean Isle; sister, Martha Burris, and her husband, Stan, of St. James; and three grandchildren, Brittany Hash, Joseph Hash and Brian Sullivan.

A celebration of life service will be held at 3 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 14, at Word of Christ Fellowship, 1920 Stone Chimney Road, Supply, with the Rev. Gerald Kirby officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Due to the current health situation, COVID-19 restrictions will be followed.

Share online condolences with the family at White Funeral & Cremation Service.

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