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Joe M. Eslick, 65

Posted on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 2:30 pm

Eslick, Joe M., 65, a resident of Lynchburg, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015 at his residence. Funeral services were held Friday, Aug. 14, 2015 at 2 p.m. at the Lynchburg Funeral Home chapel with  Bro. Mike Awalt officiating.  Burial followed at Booneville Cemetery. Mr. Eslick was the son of the late Horace Eslick Jr. and Laura Sullivan. He graduated from Moore County High School. He worked at the Moore County Co-Op for 43 years. Mr. Eslick loved working in his yard, farming, showing his mules and taking them to parades. He loved Falcon football, talking to people, and knew everyone. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister Margie Lynn Eslick. Mr. Eslick is survived by brothers Clayton (Tonna) Eslick and Dale (Rita) Eslick of Lynchburg; special friend, Barbara Faulkner of Fayetteville; nephews Chad Eslick, of Lynchburg, Jay Riddle of Shelbyville; nieces Christy Hollingsworth and Emma Eslick, both of Fayetteville; great nephews Landon Taylor, Kristopher Eslick and Anthony Eslick; great nieces Kinley Hollingsworth. Mr. Eslick is also survived by special friends, Leigha Faulkner and Will Faulkner of Bulverde, Texas, and his special little girl, Lauren Faulkner. For online guest registry visit <www.lynchburgfuneralhome.com>. Lynchburg Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.