Obituary for Timothy Grady
It seems so real that you are gone
When just the other day
You walked and talked and laughed with us
Then suddenly slipped away.
Your peaceful smile and your joyful laugh
How sweet the memory still
Your parting has left an aching void
that this world will never fill
Mr. Timothy Lee Grady, 34, of 1828 Old Wilkesboro Road, Statesville, died Saturday, May 27, 2017, in Salisbury unexpectedly. He was born in Iredell County on February 13, 1983, and was the son of Letha Woods Morrison and Lester Lee Grady. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Walter and Veatrice Woods and Robert and Mattie Grady; his aunts, Roberta Grady and Alberta Nixon and an uncle, Charles Woods.
He attended West Iredell High School and St. Joseph Baptist Church. He was a landscaper in Greensboro.
In addition to his mother, Letha Woods Morrison and his father, Lester Lee Grady, survivors include his step-father, Bobby Morrison of Statesville; two daughters, Jada Marie Reddick of Statesville and Bella Ann Marie Grady of Greensboro; one brother, Lester Grady, Jr. of Statesville; his step-brother, Bobby (Brandi) Morrison of Statesville; three sisters, Crystal Grady of Salisbury, Chandra Grady of Statesville and Paula Michelle Alston of Statesville; three nephews, Justine Minor, Marquise Hamilton, and Davon Turner all of Statesville; 2 nieces, Rekia Grady and Damysha Grady both of Statesville; aunts and uncles, James (Betty) Woods, Arthur (Sandra) Woods, Barbara Alexander, Carol Morrison, Annette Woods, Brenda Bennett, Bob and Lena Grady, Carol Grady, and Hattie Grady; and a host of cousins, other relatives and friends.
Celebration of Life Services will be conducted Saturday, June 3, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. at Rutledge and Bigham Mortuary. Rev. Derrick Clemmons will officiate and Rev. Perry Dye will eulogize. Family will receive friends from 1:30 until 2:00 p.m., but will assemble at the residence at other times.