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Joshua McCabe Leftwich

May 30, 1981 - December 23, 2022

Joshua McCabe Leftwich, 41, of Thaxton, passed away on Friday, December 23, 2022. He was born on May 30, 1981, in Bedford, VA. A son of Glenda Renae Leftwich and the late David Ronald Overstreet. In addition to his father Josh was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Delia Faye Leftwich.

Josh was very outgoing in life. He had a very witty and charming personality and always made easy of make his friends and family laugh. In previous years Josh loved playing sports like football and baseball. He enjoyed camping, trips to the beach, concerts and even dancing. He was loved by his family and will be missed greatly.

In addition to his mother, Josh was survived by his siblings, Zachary Overstreet, John Overstreet and his wife, Kelly, Jason Hogan, and Samantha Hogan; nieces, Sage Overstreet and Kadence Overstreet; nephew, Owen Overstreet; maternal grandfather, Collins McCabe Leftwich; aunt, Carol M. Leftwich and numerous cousins and many friends especially his best friends, Kari Fillman and Alezae Caldwell.

A funeral service and celebration of Josh’s life will be conducted at 1:00pm on Friday, December 30, 2022, at Tharp Funeral Chapel in Bedford. Burial will follow in Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The Family will receive friends from 12:00 Noon to the start of service. To send condolences online please visit For anyone wishing to make memorial contributions in Josh’s memory please consider donation towards his burial expenses in C/O Tharp Funeral Home Home in Bedford. Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Bedford is assisting the family.

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You were like a brother to me and i know your with Timmy in heaven now and your fight is finally over. You were a great friend and person. When i moved away i saved myself and wish could have saved the rest. You are loved and missed by all you touched forever and always your friend Cassie

Posted by Cassandra West on January 1, 2023

My heart is broken, but it goes out to you, Renae, and for all who know and love Josh. His soul will go on because of his strength in character, charm, wit, intelligence, and his ability to love. It will be in our love for him and our memories that he will live on, forever. Bless you all for caring and taking the time to respect a life gone too soon.. with love,

Posted by Kari Fillman on December 29, 2022

So sorry to hear about Josh. He was a character! Sending my love to Renae and saying prayers for strength and healing for you and all your family.

Posted by Jessie Peters on December 29, 2022

I'm praying for each one of Josh's family members and also his friends 😔❤️

Posted by Tracy Dooley on December 28, 2022

So very sorry for your loss. Prayers for days tocome

Posted by Donna Owen on December 28, 2022

So sorry to hear about Josh. Praying your hearts heal from this pain, but for his memory to remain forever. Remember this isn’t goodbye, it’s just see you later.

Posted by Jaclyn Ramsey on December 28, 2022

Praying for Josh family you we'll be missed.

Posted by Marlene on December 28, 2022

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