Jackie "Mickey" Marion Paige

Friday, May 18, 1945 - Friday, September 1, 2023

In Loving Memory

Photo of Jackie "Mickey" Marion  Paige  - 1945-2023

Statesville / Candler - Jackie Marion Paige, age 78, was called to his eternal home on September 1, 2023.

Mickey was born in Greenwood, SC, a son of the late Horace and Mary Paige, was a graduate of A.C. Reynolds High School, and proudly served as a Military Police Officer in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War. 

Mickey was known as one witty character. He enjoyed fishing, sports, antiques, writing poetry, and woodworking. 

In addition to his parents, Mickey is preceded in death by his devoted wife of 53 years, Judy Paige; brother, Ronnie Paige and sister-in-law, Patsy Paige. 

Surviving are his sons; Mike Paige of Fort Lauderdale, FL, and Chris Paige (Crystal) of Troutman, NC; grandchildren, Tyler and Maddox Paige of FL, Michael, Anthony, and David Rank of NC; sisters, Ann Paige of Asheville, NC and Barbara Barbour of Oteen, NC, and brother Harry Paige and his spouse, Becky, of Leland, NC; brother-in-laws and sister in-laws; Art and Rita Fowler of Warner-Robbins, GA; Roger and Kim Edmonds of Candler, NC; Johnny Edmonds, Asheville, NC along with several nieces and nephews. 

A military graveside funeral service will be held at 11:00AM on Friday, September 8, 2023, at Hice Hill Cemetery in Candler, NC. Pole Creek Baptist Church Ministries will be officiating. The family will receive friends at Pole Creek Baptist Church following the graveside service. Followed by a reception for family and friends.

Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to be caring for the Paige family.



Condolences from family and friends

So sorry for your loss. Mickey was a kind and funny outgoing person. I always loved talking to him and for him to pick on me lol. I will be praying for all the family.
Sheri Mcguire
We’re sorry to hear about Mickey’s passing. Yes, Mickey was a witty character—hardly ever saw him without hearing his laughter. He and Judy meant so much to us at Pole Creek when our sons were growing up. Prayers are for you to carry on in peace and hope. Christ’s love from the Owens
Randy and Teresa Owens
So sorry for the loss of your sweet Mickey. Jay and I loved him and Judy and enjoyed every meeting with them, weather it was at church or out shopping. He and Jay are together now and can go fishing in those heavenly waters!
Betty Laird
Mike and Chris, Your dad was one of a kind!!! He was so full of life and could make anyone smile. Prayers for you all in the days to come. May God wrap his loving arms around you and your families.
Sharon Heatherly Davidson
Rest in peace Mickey. United once again with your precious Judy. Left behind are all those who loved them. So very sorry for your loss Mike , Chris, and family. Rejoice in the knowledge that they are in the Holy presence of Our Lord Jesus Christ!
Sandra Chamblee
Chris, Michael, and Family, So sorry for your loss. Mickey had a tremendous outgoing personality and he and your Mother left us with many fond memories. Will always cherish our "ball days" at Hominy Valley with you boys. Rory and Judy were there waiting for him to get to heaven and show him around. May the Lord bless you with grace and peace as you say goodbye to your Dad. Our Love in Jesus, Royce & Gwenda
Royce and Gwenda Phillips
Mike and Chris we love you!!! Thoughts and prayers for you and your families. Yes!!! Mickey and daddy were crazy. Always making jokes. Just imagine them up in Heaven together. I pray for the good Lord to give you all comfort and peace.
Brent and Tammy Hensley
Chris & Michael & family's. So sorry about your Dad. Mickey was a great man along with your Mother. We loved them both very much! We'll be praying for you & the family!
Sherry Fulbright
Kim and I are sorry for the loss of you Father. Prayers for You and Family.
Bobby and Kim Dunn