November 6, 1929 ~ December 25, 2004

Born in: Haywood County, NC,
Resided in: Fairview, NC

John Bill Creasman, US Navy, Retired, 75, of 90 Church Road, Fairview, died Saturday, December 25, 2004, at the VA Medical Center. A native of Haywood County, he was a son of the late Bill H. and Dovie Mathis Creasman and was also preceded in death by two sisters, Genevieve C. Pitts and Mary Evelyn Walsh. He was a career Navy veteran of Viet Nam and was of the Baptist faith. Survivors include his wife, Glenda Kay Gault Creasman; two daughters, Tina McGuinn of Rutherfordton and Tammy Creasman of Asheboro; one son, Darryl Creasman of Asheville; five step-children, Sharon Guy of Arden, Angela Yancey of Fairview, Christine Luedke of Jacksonville, FL, Jeff Gault of Fairview and Jerry Davis of Asheboro; three grandchildren, Brandon Yancy, Miles McGuinn and Holly McGuinn. Funeral services will be 10:00 am Wednesday in the Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery chapel with the Reverend Don Welborn officiating. Burial will follow in the cemetery. His family will receive friends from 7:00-8:30 pm Tuesday at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Avenue and request that, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family to help with funeral expenses.

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  1. We ARE old high schol friends of J B and wuuld like to express our heart felt feelings for him, his family and friends. The last time I[Ray MELTON] saw JB he was getting off of a ship in Norfolk VA. many years ago.May GOD BLESS AND LOOK OVER ALL OF YOU.

  2. Hey “Red” you are in a better place! Sorry for your families loss! We knew y’all on Nolan Street in Corpus Christi, Texas. God Bless


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