May 4, 1942 – July 4, 2022
EMIT – Stacy Manning Creech, 80, passed away on Monday, July 4, 2022. He was born in Johnston County to the late Worth Battle & Ruby Ellen Manning Creech. He worked and lived as a hard working Farmer. He will be remembered as loving husband, father, brother, and grandfather. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brothers, Anthony Ely Creech and Steve Creech.
A funeral service will be held at 11 am, Thursday, July 7, 2022, at Watkins Chapel Baptist Church, 5897 NC-231, Middlesex, NC 27557. Following the service, he will be laid to rest at the family home.
He is survived by his beloved wife of over 60 years, Joyce Johnson Creech; daughters, Angela Creech Pace (Randy), Stephanie Creech; brother, Phil Creech (Maude); grandchildren, Morgan Pace Sands (Jerry), Matthew Pace (Olivia); great-grandchildren, Eli Sands, Tucker Sands; grand dog, Duke Pace; great grand dogs, Chance Pace, Maggie Sands, and numerous nieces & nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Watkins Chapel Baptist Church or Building 323.
Visitation will be held from 6 pm – 7:30 pm, Wednesday, July 6, 2022, at Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third St., Wendell, NC 27591. Arrangements are entrusted to Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory. www.stricklandfuneral.com.