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Denson McGrady

February 28, 1934 ~ January 18, 2018 (age 83)

  Denson McGrady


Sylacauga, AL - Graveside service for Denson  McGrady, 83, will be Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. at Unity Presbyterian Cemetery in Weogufka with Elder Kenny Calfee officiating. 

Mr. McGrady died Friday, January 18, 2018 at Bill Nichols Veterans Home in Alexander City. He was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Dot McGrady, his parents John H. and Hattie McGrady, and several brothers and sisters.  Mr. McGrady served in the Air Force from 1953 - 1955.  He went to work as a Railroad Agent with L & N RR in 1956 and retired from CSX RR in 1994.  He loved music, playing guitar and piano equally well.  He enjoyed the outdoors - fishing, boating and gardening.

He is survived by his children, Steve (Neva) McGrady of Ft. Walton Beach, FL., Dawn (George) Kretschmann of Alexander City, Danelle (Kenny) Ezekiel of Pell City; grandson, Cody Hanna; granddaughter, Stevie Michelle McGrady; brother, Elton (Ann) McGrady; sister, Sue Shaw and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be Sunday, January 21, 2018 from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Radney-Smith Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Cody Hanna, John Shaw, Gary Shurette, Cory Shurette, Larry McGrady and Alex Melofsky.

Memorial messages may be sent to the family at

Radney-Smith Funeral Home in Sylacauga, AL will direct the services.


 Service Information

January 21, 2018

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Radney-Smith Funeral Home
320 N. Elm Ave.
Sylacauga, AL 35150

Graveside Service
January 21, 2018

2:30 PM
Unity Presbyterian Cemetery
8780 Coosa County Rd 56
Weogufka, AL 35183

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