Lashley, James Wesley

DAVIDSON October 14, 1939 - October 19, 2018 James Wesley Lashley, 79, passed away on Friday, October 19, 2018 at Brian Center Health & Rehab of Mooresville. He was born October 14, 1939 in Graham, NC to the late Lacy and Lucy Hill Lashley. Mr. Lashley had an early career as a North Carolina Highway Patrolman until he became a corporate pilot, a career he was passionate about. He spent the remainder of his life in the field of aviation, both as a pilot and instructor until he retired in 2012. He loved to fly, especially when he had a chance to take his family to different states. Mr. Lashley was an Oasis Shriner and a Mason. He is survived by his children, Todd Lashley (Michelle), Paula L. Harris (Jay); brother, Eugene Lashley; grandchildren, Morgan Lashley, Brendan Hopper, Morgan and Bennett Harris, Zachary and Zane Pennington; and numerous nieces and nephews. A Remembrance Gathering will be held at 2:00 PM on Sunday, October 28 at River Run Country Club, 19125 River Falls Drive, Davidson, NC 28036. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Mr. Lashley's name to the Brian Center Residence Fund, 752 East Center Ave, Mooresville, NC 28115. Cavin-Cook Funeral Home & Crematory, Mooresville, is serving the Lashley family. Condolences may be made to the family at

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