Johnny Curtis

Johnny Curtis

Tuesday, April 23rd, 1946 - Friday, January 15th, 2021
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Mr. Johnny Oscar Curtis, age 74 of Salisbury, passed away peacefully at Glenn Kiser Hospice House on Friday, January 15, 2021.

The family will receive friends from 11 am to 1 pm Friday, January 22 at Wilkinson Funeral Home. A funeral service will follow in the chapel at 1 pm with Pastors David Wilson and Michael Austin officiating. Burial with military honors will be held at West Concord Cemetery.

Johnny was born April 23, 1946 in Burke County, a son of the late John Isaac Curtis and Della Hampton Curtis. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Rita Henry Curtis and a brother, Steve Curtis.

Johnny proudly served our country in the US Navy and retired from the US Army, having served in Vietnam. After his career in the military, he worked and retired from the US Postal Service. He loved to fish and play cards, was an avid reader, and enjoyed collecting eagles. Johnny attended Immanuel Baptist Church. He was a very special man, who loved spending time with his family, and will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Penny Austin Curtis; son, Kendall Curtis, of the home; daughter, Della Curtis Shore and husband, Kevin of Linwood, NC; step-daughter, Kristina Jancic and husband, Jared of Cleveland, NC; step-son, Ricky Moore, Jr. and wife, Stephanie of Salisbury; grandchildren, Lauren Cecil, Brandon, Matthew and Holden Shore, and Luna Moore; sisters, Hope Nelson and husband, Donnie, Ruth Harshbarger and husband, Kevin, and Tammy Curtis; step-sisters, Polly Ledford and Susie Rogers; brothers, Stanley Curtis and wife, Donna and Joe Curtis and wife, Lori; numerous nieces, nephews, and other loving relatives and friends.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Glenn Kiser Hospice House, 1229 Statesville Blvd, Salisbury, NC 28144 or the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516 Topeka, KS 66675-8516.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, January 22nd, 2021 | 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Friday, January 22nd, 2021 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Wilkinson Funeral Home
    100 Branchview Dr. NE
    CONCORD, NC 28025
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  • Service

    Friday, January 22nd, 2021 | 1:00pm
    Friday, January 22nd, 2021 1:00pm
    Wilkinson Funeral Home Chapel
    100 Branchview Drive NE
    Concord, NC 28025
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  • Interment

    Friday, January 22nd, 2021 |
    Friday, January 22nd, 2021
    West Concord Cemetery
    331 Union Cemetery Rd SW
    CONCORD, NC 28027
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Posted at 06:20am
Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts.
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Joe Childress

Posted at 10:49am
With loving memories of "Johnny Curtis", Cousins Joe Childress, Betty Turner and Families!!!! RIP Cousin JO!!!
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Gail Darbutt

Posted at 01:14pm
John May you Rest In Peace and rejoice at heavens gates. Prayers for Penny and the family for comfort at this time of transition. May God bless you all. Cherish those memories close to your heart. Amen

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