Grady Allen Johnson, 92, of Hiddenite, passed away on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at Gordons Hospice in Statesville.
Born in Iredell County to the late Foy T. and Fallie Goodin Johnson, Grady was employed at Niemand Industry in Statesville. Grady served our country in the US Army and was a life-long member at Damascus Baptist Church. Grady enjoyed being outdoors, he loved farming and especially raising beef cattle.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Dwight Johnson, and two sisters, Gladys Kerley and Mae Johnson.
Those left to cherish the memory of Grady include his wife of 67 years, Nancy King Johnson; a son, Charles Johnson and wife Jane; two grandchildren, Allison Brown and husband Fudd, and Ashley Lineberry and husband Brian; three great-grandchildren, Garrett and Weston Brown, and Lily Lineberry, all of Hiddenite; a sister, Dorothy Childers of Charlotte; and a number of nieces and nephews.
The funeral service for Mr. Johnson will be held on Sunday, November 24, 2019 at Damascus Baptist Church in Statesville, at 3:00 p.m., with visitation one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be made to Samaritans Purse @ Donor Ministries, PO Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Alexander Funeral and Cremation Service.
Condolences may be sent to www.alexfuneralservice.com.