Gary Dean Homesley, age 68, of Mary's Grove Rd. Cherryville, formerly of Jacksonville, Florida, passed away Wednesday, January 1, 2020 at his residence. He was born January 15, 1951 in Cleveland County to Thelma Helton Homesley and the late Benjamin Stephen Homesley. He was retired from the Construction business where he was a heavy equipment operator and former truck driver. Gary was an avid fisherman and enjoyed hunting and tinkering on lawnmowers.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his brother, Steve Homesley.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his three sisters, Janet Ridaught, Betty Johnson and husband, Greg, and Lori Archibald and husband, Aaron Mark; step-brother, Jeffery Homesley; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 11, 2020 at 2:00 PM at Carpenter-Porter Funeral & Cremation Services with Rev. Leonard Bumgardner officiating. The family will receive friends Saturday from 1:00 to 1:45 PM prior to the service at the funeral home. A private graveside will be held at a later date at St. John’s Lutheran Church Cemetery.
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