Let the memory of Lynwood be with us forever
  • 93 years old
  • Born on August 3, 1917 .
  • Passed away on July 31, 2011 .

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.

Posted by Shannon Smith on July 31, 2016
Still missing you, as always.
Posted by Shannon Smith on July 31, 2012
Still missing you.... I wish I could see you again and hear your laughter. Love you granddaddy...
Posted by Shannon Smith on September 8, 2011
<3 Wishing more people would have left their thoughts and prayers, because you were loved by many. <3
Posted by Shannon Smith on August 21, 2011
Three weeks and still missing you... Missing your funny comments and sense of humor.
Posted by Shannon Smith on August 14, 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.
Posted by LaRue Beckley on August 14, 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
Posted by Ronda Ward on August 9, 2011
I love you granddaddy..Missng you already....
Posted by Shannon Smith on August 9, 2011
Still missing you...
Posted by James Caddell on August 1, 2011
          J.C. CADDELL

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