Hugh Deadwyler Jr.

Hugh Deadwyler Jr.

SALISBURY - Hugh Avril Deadwyler Jr., 66, of Salisbury, passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at Novant Health Rowan Medical Center.

He was born Nov. 6, 1946, in Charlotte, the son of the late Hugh Avril Deadwyler Sr. and Eleanor Mott Deadwyler.

He grew up in Charlotte and proudly served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. After retirement he volunteered regularly at the W.G. Hefner VA Medical Center in Salisbury.

He was known by all as a kind and generous man, and he will be sorely missed by everyone who knew him.

He is survived by his son, Jonathan Deadwyler; daughter Amelia Chadwick; grandchildren Jake, Wyatt and Eleanor Chadwick; and his brother, Daniel Deadwyler.

Service: A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, June 26 at New Hope Church, 602 Stevens St., China Grove, NC 28023.

Lyerly Funeral Home is serving the Deadwyler family. Online condolences may be made at

Funeral Home

Lyerly Funeral Home
515 S. Main St. Salisbury, NC 28144

Published in Salisbury Post on June 25, 2013