Large image

John Thomas Pickett, 94, a longtime resident of Granville County passed away, Tuesday, November 22, 2011.

A native of Durham County, the widower of Christine Woodlief Pickett and the son of the late James G. and Bessie Fuller Pickett.  He was a member of Brassfield Baptist Church and retired from the Dry Cleaning business.

Graveside services will be conducted at 2:00 PM, Wednesday, November 23, 2011 in Brassfield Baptist Church Cemetery by Rev. Wes Garner, Sr.

Surviving are his daughter, Darlene Emory Peed Bennett of Creedmoor, a granddaughter, Christina Peed Goodwin of Creedmoor, a grandson, Linton Thomas Peed of Wilton and a great granddaughter.

Visitation will be held from 1:00 – 1:45 PM Wednesday, November 23, 2011 prior to the graveside service in the Fellowship Hall at Brassfield Baptist Church.

Eakes Funeral Home, Inc. in Creedmoor assisting the Pickett Family.


Tributes are short messages commemorating John, or an expression of support to his closest family and friends. Leave your first tribute here, and others will follow.

Leave a Tribute

Light a Candle
Lay a Flower
Leave a Note
Recent Tributes
Recent stories

Invite others to John's website:

Invite by email

Post to your timeline