Posted: Wednesday, January 5, 2011 4:03 pm
The Messenger, January 5, 2011
Completed arrangements are being announced for Joseph Daniel “Danny” Gregory, 54, of Hickman, Ky., who died Jan. 2, 2011, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City.
Services will be held at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Hickman Thursday at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Shijo Vadakkamkara officiating. Burial will follow in Hickman City Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Kendall Byassee, Terry Polivick, Rex Coffey, Jackie Curlin, Ward Morgan, Chris Fuller, Jimmy Allen, Travis Bayko and Jeremy Swift. Honorary pallbearers will be Mark Fisk and Greg Grissom.
Friends may call at Strong Funeral Home in Hickman 5-8 p.m. today and at the church Thursday from 9 a.m. until service time.
He was born June 15, 1956, in Grantham, N.C., son of the late Leola (Tart) and Thomas Earl Gregory Sr. A lineman for the Hickman-Fulton Co. RECC, he was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Hickman.
He is survived by his wife, Chrystal Gregory; his son, Jake Russell of Hickman; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Thomas Earl Gregory Jr. and Brenda Gregory of Newton Grove, N.C., and Douglas Andrew and Patsy Gregory of Turkey, N.C.; his nephew, David Gregory; three nieces, April G. Suddarth, Denise G. Norris and Jennifer G. Blackman; and four great nieces.
He was also preceded in death by his brother, Marshall Gregory.