Lynwood Hockaday
  • 93 years old
  • Date of birth: Aug 3, 1917
  • Date of passing: Jul 31, 2011
Let the memory of Lynwood be with us forever

Lynwood Ovid Hockaday, 93, a resident of 3586 Horseshoe Road, Creedmoor, NC passed away at his residence, Sunday, July 31, 2011.


A native of Granville County, the son of the late Sion Allen and Zella Bailey Hockaday.  He was a member of Brassfield Baptist Church, retired from  Murdoch Center and farming.


Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 AM Tuesday, August 2, 2011 in the Eakes Funeral Chapel in Creedmoor by Rev. Wesley Garner. Burial will be in Brassfield Baptist Church Cemetery.                           


Surviving are his wife of 65 years, Mary Young Thompson Hockaday, of the home, a daughter, Jeanette Perkins (Forrest) of Creedmoor, a son, Clyde T. Hockaday (Gail) of Franklinton, three grandchildren, Ronda Ward (Brian), Greg Hockaday (Rose), Shannon Smith (Brent), and four great grandchildren, Madison Ward, Dylan Hockaday, Jenna Smith and Sydnie Smith.


Visitation will be held 9:30 – 11:00 AM, Tuesday, August 2, 2011 at the Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor prior to the funeral service and other times at the home.

Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Brassfield Baptist Church, c/o Shirley Lane, 601  15th Street, Butner, NC 27509.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Shannon Smith on 31st July 2016

"Still missing you, as always."

This tribute was added by Shannon Smith on 31st July 2012

"Still missing you.... I wish I could see you again and hear your laughter. Love you granddaddy..."

This tribute was added by Shannon Smith on 8th September 2011

"<3 Wishing more people would have left their thoughts and prayers, because you were loved by many. <3"

This tribute was added by Shannon Smith on 21st August 2011

"Three weeks and still missing you... Missing your funny comments and sense of humor."

This tribute was added by LaRue Beckley on 14th August 2011

"Blessings to the Hockaday family on the passing of their loved one!  Peace be to you all in this time of sorrow!!
Mike and LaRue (Faulkner)Beckley"

This tribute was added by Shannon Smith on 14th August 2011

"Two weeks and we still miss you.  I scanned old photos today and three times, I reached into a box of hundreds of photos and somehow pulled out photos you were in."

This tribute was added by Shannon Smith on 9th August 2011

"Still missing you..."

This tribute was added by Ronda Ward on 9th August 2011

"I love you granddaddy..Missng you already...."

This tribute was added by James Caddell on 1st August 2011

                   J.C. CADDELL"

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