04/01/09 — CARL CREECH

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May 7, 1930-March 31, 2009

SNOW HILL -- Mr. Lyman Carl Creech, 78, passed away Tuesday at Lenoir Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services will be held Thursday at 7 p.m. at the chapel of Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service, with the Rev. Jim Williams officiating. Committal services will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Mewborn Family Cemetery.

A native of Greene County, Carl was born May 7, 1930, the son of William Franklin and Maggie Hinnant Creech. He was a retired farmer and a member of Bethel United Methodist Church.

His surviving family includes his wife, Cleo Wade Creech; daughters, Connie Creech Sutton and husband, Gordon, of LaGrange and Cathy Creech Page and husband, William, of Snow Hill; grandchildren, Travis Tyler Creech, Skyler Dennis Creech, Carla Wade, Jonathan Johnson, and Stephen Sutton; great-grandchildren, Tyler Boone, Abigail Sutton, Cameron Johnson, Alexis Johnson and Dylan Wade; sisters, Edna Earl Maraijko of Wisconsin, Joan Floyd of Lumberton, Hazel Stallings of Walstonburg, Dorothy Pelletier of Stantonsburg and Barbara Jean Pate of Snow Hill; and brothers, Frank Creech and Nelson Creech, both of Snow Hill.

Mr. Creech was preceded in death by a son, Dennis Lyman Creech.

The family will receive friends on Thursday following service and other times at the home.

Flowers are welcome, or memorials may be made to Bethel United Methodist Church Building Fund, c/o Jackie Overbee, 126 Point Shore Drive, Goldsboro, N.C., 27534.

Arrangements are being handled by Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service.


Published in Obituaries on April 1, 2009 1:47 PM