John Wiley Hancock, Jr. 79, resident of Indian Trail, NC, husband of Doris Tipton Hancock, passed away Saturday June 22, 2019 at his home.
Born December 31, 1939 in Ninety Six, SC he was a son of the late John Wiley and Louise Laura Wilhite Hancock Sr. He graduated from Lander University and retired from Solutia. Mr. Hancock was a National Guard Veteran, a member of American Legion Post 20, The Greenwood Moose Lodge, and First Baptist Church of Matthews NC.
Surviving are in addition to his wife of the home are a daughter, Katheryn Louise Hancock Stuart and husband Dustin of Matthews NC; a sister Bobbie Sue Larking of Summerville, SC; two grandchildren Kaden Hancock Stuart and Khole Katheryn Stuart both of Matthews NC.
He was predeceased by two brothers Gene Porter Hancock and Jack Hancock.
Graveside services will be conducted 3:00 pm Tuesday at Greenwood Memorial Gardens with Rev. Henry Leopard officiating.
The family is at the home of Dr. Tommy and Tara Stoddard and will receive friends Tuesday from 1:30-2:30 at Blyth Funeral Home.
For online condolences, please visit www.blythfuneralhome.com
Blyth Funeral Home & Cremation Services is assisting the Hancock family.