Johnny Wayne Cleary

March 15, 1951 ~ April 21, 2021 (age 70)

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Mr. Johnny Wayne Cleary, age 70 of Wilkesboro passed away Wednesday, April 21, 2021.  

Funeral services will be held 3:00 PM Monday, April 26, 2021 at Reins-Sturdivant Chapel with Rev. Gene Shepherd officiating.  The family will receive from 1:45 until 2:45 PM prior to the service at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home.  Burial will be in Fishing Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. 

Mr. Cleary was born March 15, 1951 in Cabarrus County to Harrold Gilbert and Charmie Marie Ellis Cleary.  He served in the United States Army and was a member of Fishing Creek Baptist Church.   

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a sister; Gladys Sidden and two brothers; Davy Cleary and Steve Cleary. 

He is survived by his wife; Claudia Whittington Cleary of the home, two sons; Nathan Wayne Cleary and Raymond Ruiz of Charlotte, Shaun Allen Cleary of Boomer, three grandchildren; William Scott Love, Trinity Faith Cleary and Izabella Rayne Cleary, two sisters; Mary Whittington and husband Keith of Wilkesboro, Cathy Stamper and husband Kenneth of McGrady and one brother; Jerry Royal and wife Gena of Sequim, WA. 

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home to help the family with expenses. 

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Interment following funeral service
April 6, 2021

Fishing Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
1191 Old 60
Wilkesboro, NC 28697

April 26, 2021

1:45 PM to 2:45 PM
Reins Sturdivant
270 Armory Road, P.O. Box 1428
Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Funeral Service
April 26, 2021

3:00 PM
Reins Sturdivant Funeral Home Chapel
270 Armory Road
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

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