Gerald Alan Pike, 69 of 7851 Silk Hope-Liberty Road, Siler City passed Friday, December 25, 2020 at home. Mr. Pike was born January 5, 1951, the son of Phryne Phillippie and Maxine (Fogleman) Pike.
Mr. Pike graduated Jordan Matthews High School in 1969 and UNC Pembroke in 1975. He was a recorded Friends Minister. He loved running, gardening, fishing, looking for arrowheads, writing poetry and watching sports (especially his favorite team Duke). Gerald was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his wife of 48 years: Lynn Pike; three daughters: Rebekkah Glass and husband Jason, Carla Pike, and Joan Daniel and husband Arthur, and one son: Jonathan Pike; grandchildren: Holly Glass, Christian Pike, Trinity Kimbler; great grandchildren: Maggie Staley, Aubrey Staley, and Luke McCracken; and three sisters: Deborah Pike, Kay Pike, and Melva Pike Allen and husband Gary.
The memorial service will be Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at 3:00 pm. At Rocky River Friends Meeting, 1795 Staley-Snow Camp Road, Siler City with David Hobson officiating. The family will receive friends Tuesday, December 29, 2020, following the service.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Friends Disaster Relief or Rocky River Friends Meeting.