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Marty Homesley

Jan 03, 2020 09:35AM

Marty Homesley

CHERRYVILLE – Wade Hampton “Marty” Homesley, 62, of Mary’s Grove Church Rd., passed away Thursday, Dec. 26, 2019 at home. He was born Aug. 21, 1957 in Cleveland County to the late Wade Martin Homesley and Mary Magdelene Towery Wright. 

Marty attended Wingate University where he was a scholarship baseball player. He was a former Little League and Senior League baseball coach. He was a retired dock worker from Carolina Freight.

Left to cherish his memory is son, Logan Seth Homesley; brother, David Wright (Dana) of Cherryville; sister, Billie Wright Wise of Cherryville; the Lovelace family, the Esper Towery family; numerous cousins; and special friends, including Linda Green, Kelly Wayne Webb, Reggie Whitworth, and Billy Howze.

A memorial service was held at 2 p.m., on Monday, Dec. 30, 2019 at Carpenter – Porter Funeral & Cremation Service with Rev. Randy Hefner officiating.

His family received friends from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m., prior to the service at the funeral home.

Interment followed at Mary’s Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Cherryville Little League, P.O. Box 866, Cherryville, NC, 28021.

Condolences may be made to

Carpenter – Porter Funeral & Cremation Services served the family of Mr. Homesley.