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Died Jan. 25, 2014

TIMMONSVILLE, S.C. -- Dwight Delano Grady Sr., 67, of Timmonsville, S.C., died Saturday at the McLeod Hospice House.

He was born in Duplin County, a son of the late James Earl "Jim" Grady Sr. and Mildred Summerlin Grady.

He graduated from N.C. State with a mechanical engineering degree and was a member of the ROTC program. He had worked for Powell Manufacturing and retired after 35 years from Sonoco Products as a maintenance engineer. His home church was Palmetto Street Church of God.

He was preceded in death by his parents and by a brother, James Earl "Jim" Grady Jr.

Survivors include his wife, Bertha M. Hudson Grady of Timmonsville; son, Dwight Delano "Del" Grady Jr. of Hartsville; grandchildren, Mason Grady and William Gandy; brothers, Bennie (Michele) Grady of Faison and Jerry (Billie Carole) Grady and Steve (Betty Lou) Grady, both of Mount Olive; sister-in-law, Brenda Grady of Raleigh; stepsons, Jason (Chasity) Evans and Richie (Randie) Evans, both of Timmonsville; and step-grandchildren, Drew and Kasey Evans, both of Timmonsville.

Memorials may be made to the McLeod Hospice House, P.O. Box 100551, Florence, SC 29502.

Funeral was held today at the Palmetto Street Church of God. Burial followed at Florence Memorial Gardens Cemetery directed by Stoudenmire-Dowling Funeral Home.


Published in Obituaries on January 28, 2014 1:49 PM