Obituary of John Sedberry
John Carson Sedberry, age 73, of Mt. Gilead, passed Sunday, October 21, 2018 at Duke Raleigh Hospital, Raleigh, NC, after a courageous battle with cancer.
Mr. Sedberry was born June 20, 1945 in Troy, the son of the late Paul Sedberry, and the late Evelyn Thompson Sedberry. He was self- employed as a Broker for heavy equipment. He was a member of Bassmaster's Club in Monroe, Corporate Pilot for Dickerson Corporation for 20 years, in Monroe, NC. He was also a flight instructor, who was adventurous, outgoing, and enjoyed fishing, skydiving, flying, and riding his motorcycle.
He is survived by his wife: Bobbie M. Sedberry; two daughters: Dr. Sherry Ross and husband Dennis of Mebane, NC and Tina Carlton of Mebane, NC; one step-son: Mark Morgan and wife Sherri of Stanfield, NC; one sister: Dianna Langston and husband Tom of Gillette, WY; two brothers: Tony Sedberry and wife Brenda of Mt. Gilead, NC; Danny Sedberry and wife Peggy Sue of Mt. Gilead, NC; grandchildren: Carson Ross, Kirsten Carlton, Karis Carlton, and Kaylan Carlton, all of Mebane, NC.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 25, 2018 from 12:30 pm to 1:45 pm at Southside Baptist Church, 125 Cedar Creek Rd., Biscoe, NC. A Funeral Service will follow at 2:00 pm with the Rev. Jamie Sink and Tony Sedberry officiating. Burial will be in the Sedberry Family Cemetery, Hallyburton Rd., Mt. Gilead, NC.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Southside Baptist Church, 125 Cedar Creek Rd., Biscoe, NC 27209 and Gideons International, PO Box 103, Troy, NC 27371.
On-line condolences may be made at www.pughfuneralhome.com.
Pugh-Troy Funeral Home is serving the Sedberry family.