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Maple Springs United Methodist Church after the service
2569 Reynolda Rd., Winston-Salem, NC 27106
Sunday, Mar 13, 2011

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Maple Springs United Methodist Church
2569 Reynolda Rd., Winston-Salem, NC 27106
Sunday, Mar 13, 2011
2 p.m.

Gaston Allen Aycock, Sr.
Dec 01, 1923 - Mar 09, 2011
Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home, Winston-Salem, NC
Winston-Salem – Mr. Gaston Allen Aycock, Sr., 87, formally of Norfolk/Virginia Beach area, died Wednesday, March 9, 2011 at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home. Mr. Aycock was born in Norfolk, VA on December 1, 1923 to the late Harry Tracy Aycock, Sr. and Mary Lorena Edens Aycock. He was an Army veteran who served his country during World War II in the European Theater. Employed by C&P Telephone, he later retired from AT&T. He was an organist for Glenwood Park Presbyterian Church in Norfolk Virginia for 43 years and then a long time member of Bayside Presbyterian Church in Virginia Beach. After moving to Winston-Salem, he joined the congregation at Maple Springs United Methodist Church.

Mr. Aycock was preceded in death by a brother and sister-in-law, Harry Tracy Aycock, Jr. and his wife, Lily, as well as a sister, Mildred Aycock.
Surviving are his wife of 58 year, Lillian Cooper Fesperman Aycock; three sons: Gaston Allen Aycock, Jr. and wife, Sherrie Lynn Elliott Aycock, of Winston-Salem, Robert Arnold Aycock of Virginia Beach, and Charles Edward Aycock and wife, Janet Louise Model Aycock, also of Virginia Beach; and five grandchildren: Erin Elizabeth Aycock and Blair Elaine Aycock of Winston-Salem, Robert Curtis Aycock, Alexandria Rose Marie Aycock and Olivia Arabella Aycock of Virginia Beach, VA.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, March 13, 2011 at Maple Springs United Methodist Church officiated by Rev. Terry Mathews and Rev. Anne Elmore; the family will receive friends after the service at the church. Mr. Aycock will be buried at later date in a family plot with a graveside service in Norfolk. Memorials may be made to Maple Springs United Methodist Church Organ Fund, 2569 Reynolda Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27106. Online condolences may be made through www.salemfh.com.
Betty Egts Carleo Bean
I am so sorry to read of Gaston's passing. I remember his wonderful talent as an organist at Glenwood Park Presbytertian church and also a good friend to all of us in the choir. My deepest sympathy to Lillian and the family.
Joan & terrie Alexander
We were sadden to read about Gaston's passing. Working with him, for so many years at Bute Street in Norfolk, were the best years of my life.After we all retired, our path's crossed at lunch time at "toco-bell". It was quite a while before we learned of your move to Carolina.Best wishes to Lillian and the rest of the family.
Glynn Henderson Powell
What a sad moment for me to read that Gaston had died. I was in the chior at Glenwood Park Presbyterian Church a long time ago (mid 40's-early 50's) I have fond memories of that time of my life. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.God Bless!!!
Lee Ann Hart Held
The Hart family (Sybil, Steve and Lee Ann), formerly of Bromfield Avenue, would like to express our sincere sympathy to Mrs. Aycock and the boys and their families. Our hearts go out to each of you at this difficult time. My own father, Frank passed in November 2010 and I am aware of the tremendous heart break that you are experiencing. May your many memories help you through this sad time.
Alexis Gaines
Dear Aycock Family, I want to convey my condolences for your loss. It was not God's intention for mankind to die, but because of Adam and Eve's sin, they lost the right to live forever. Happily, God's purpose for the earth has not changed. God promised in the Bible at Acts 24:15, there is going to be a resurrection of both the righteous and unrighteous. Furthermore, Jesus also taught the resurrection hope and he actually resurrected people. (John 11:23-27) I hope in time this gives your family some comfort. Again, please accept my condolences.
Mary and Ray Marshall
Dear Lillian, We are so sorry to hear of Gastons' passing. We send our sincere sympathy and love to you and your family.
Rachel Morton
We can look forward to the day when there will be no more sickness and death. Revelation 21:4 says: "And he (God) will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away". Please accept my sincere condolences. Always remember God loves you and he cares for you! (Isaiah 33:24; 1 Corinthians 15:26) jw.org


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