Cleo Walsh Huskey, 90, of North Wilkesboro, widow of Troy Huskey, passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2020, at her home.

Private family graveside services will be held, with the Rev. Kipp Roten officiating.

Mrs. Huskey was born Oct. 4, 1929, in Wilkes County to Lester Fred and Annie Mae Walsh.  She was a member of Mountain View Baptist Church and taught in the Wilkes County School System for over 35 years. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband; a son, Tommy Huskey; a granddaughter, Reese Huskey; one sister, Sue Shew; and three brothers, Bernand Walsh, Bobby Fred Walsh and Larry Walsh.

She is survived by a son, Ronnie Huskey and wife, Alisha, of North Wilkesboro; four grandchildren, Cole Huskey, Reid Huskey, Alaina Grit and Reagan Adams; two brothers, Lester Z. Walsh and William “Tim” Walsh, both of Ferguson; a sister-in-law, JoAnn Walsh of Ferguson; and Tommy’s wife, Alison Huskey McCormick.

The family requests no flowers. Memorials may be made to the Viking Crew Alumni Association, P.O. Box 462, North Wilkesboro, N.C. 28659.

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