John Junior Hash, 56, of Connelly Springs, passed away on Wednesday, January 11, 2023.

Junior was born July 31, 1966 in Alleghany County to the late John Hart Hash and Cora Brown. He loved playing basketball for Special Olympics, providing meals on wheels, eating out, and the Carolina Panthers.

He is survived by many people who loved and cared for him, Rebecca Whisnant and husband John, Wendy Ivy, Mitchell (Kassie Herron) and Edith Stafford and husband Tim.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Tuesday, January 17, 2023 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Heritage Funeral Service in Valdese.

Heritage Funeral Service and Crematory in Valdese is assisting the family.