Iona Hawley Grady, 98, of Bunnlevel passed away in her home on Saturday, July 7, 2018. She was born Dec. 5, 1919, in Erwin, N.C., to the late Nathaniel and Ardella Hawley. Iona was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Algie Grady Sr.; brothers, Nath, Paul, Charles, Arthur, Harvey, Milton and Pete Hawley; and sister, Peggy Westbrook.
She is survived by her daughter, Mary Grady of Lillington; son, Bobby Grady of Bunnlevel; sister, Nora Johnson of Goldsboro; grandson, Jeremy (Brooke) Grady of Erwin; granddaughter, Holly (Brian) Rogers of Ft. Mill, S.C.; great-grandchildren, Autumn, Cassidy, Erin, Jeremy and Damien; close and dear friend and caregiver, Debbie Jones of Bunnlevel, N.C.; and best friends, Larry Jones and Timmy Jones of the home.
There will be a memorial service on Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at 4 p.m. at the Erwin Advent Christian Church, 600 S. 15th St., Erwin, with Pastor Holly Rogers of Ft. Mill, S.C., presiding.
Arrangements by Cape Fear Crematory.