Thomas “Tommy” Marshall Gregson, 90, a former resident of Westchester Harbor, gained his Heavenly reward on Tuesday April 27, 2021 at Westchester Manor.
He was born in 1931 in Randolph County to the late Cletis (Barker) and Alfred Briles Gregson. He graduated from Randleman High School and moved to Greensboro where he met and married Nellie “Rachel” Neill. They were married for 63 years. Tommy enjoyed doing small engine repair while working as a line mechanic at Richardson VICKS (Proctor & Gamble) for 37 years. After retiring, he enjoyed doing part-time work at ABCO & Lowes and then volunteering at Oak Hollow Thrift shop. He was a long-time member of High Point First Wesleyan Church where he was a member of the Co-Workers class, served as an Usher and on the Shepherd’s Team.
He is survived by his loving daughter, Lori Coe and her husband Brian of Wallburg, NC, his only grandchild: David Marshall Joseph Coe, a brother: Larry and wife Shelia Gregson of Julian, NC, a sister-in-law: Sue Gregson of Randlemen, NC, two nephews: Dwight and Dwayne Gregson and many extended family and friends. The Family would like to express a special THANK YOU to the Staff and friends made at Westchester Manor and Harbor and for giving him his last wonderful years and to Hospice for all their passionate care.
In addition to his parents, Tommy is preceded in death by two brothers: Norman and Allen Gregson.
The family will receive friends on Sunday May 2, 2021 from 12:30pm until 1:45pm at Cumby Family Funeral Service in High Point.
A celebration of Tommy’s life will be held on Sunday May 2, 2021 at 2:00pm at the funeral home, with Reverend Chris Thore and Reverend Chan Shaver officiating.
Interment will follow services at Floral Garden Park Cemetery in High Point.
Memorial contributions may be made in Tommy’s Honor to Hospice of the Piedmont, 1801 Westchester Drive, High Point, NC.
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