Johnny Sessoms

GASTONIA - Johnny Victor Sessoms, 76, passed away Jan. 29, 2014, at home.

He was born July 19, 1937, to the late Benjamin and Alma Barnette Sessoms.

Johnny was a retired electrical lineman after having proudly served his country in both the United States Army as well as the United States Air Force.

His greatest enjoyment was the time he spent with his children and grandchildren.

He is survived by sons, Dennis Sessoms of Grover, David Sessoms of Charlotte, Victor Sessoms of Crowders Mountain; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by sister, Margie Gantt, brother, Benjamin Sessoms Jr.

His funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday in the Sisk-Butler Chapel with the Rev. Roy Clark officiating.

Interment will follow at Westview Gardens, Bessemer City.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

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Arrangements by Sisk-Butler Funeral & Cremation Services, Bessemer City.

Funeral Home

Sisk-Butler Funeral Home
PO Box 366 Bessemer City, NC 28016

Published in Gaston Gazette on Jan. 31, 2014