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William T. (Tony) McGrady

September 5, 1945 ~ October 7, 2019 (age 74)


William T. (Tony) McGrady

Sylacauga, AL - Funeral service for William T. (Tony) McGrady, 74, will be Friday, October 11, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Oldfield Baptist Church with Bro. Braxton Baker, Bro. Doug Williams and Bro. Jeff Thomas officiating.  He will lie in state one hour prior to service.  Burial will be in Talladega Springs Cemetery in Talladega Springs, AL.

Mr. McGrady died Monday, October 7, 2019 at St. Davids Medical Center in Austin, TX.   He was preceded in death by his, parents, William and Lois McGrady, brother, Roger McGrady, sister, Jada Diane McGrady, and sister, Reba Joan McGrady.  Bro. McGrady was a dedicated minister for 48 years.  He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, brother, uncle and friend.

He is survived by his wife of 55 1/2 years, Louise McGrady; three sons, Darryl (Amanda) McGrady, Jeff (Paula) McGrady, Rob McGrady; six grandchildren, Justin McGrady, Chantz McGrady, Chelsea McGrady Gauldin, Sawyer McGrady, Sariah McGrady, Grace McGrady; seven great-granchildren, Emma-Claire McGrady, Zayden Gauldin, Skye McGrady, Bentley Gauldin, Hendon Kate McGrady, Scarlett McGrady, Ezra Gauldin; sister-n-law, Mrs. Roger (Jane) McGrady; two brothers, Gary (Carolyn) McGrady, Randy (Padgette) McGrady; and sister, Pam McGrady Smith.

Visitation will be Thursday, October 10, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Radney-Smith Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Justin McGrady, Craig Smith, Zach McGrady, Zane McGrady, Bro. Randy Brazier, Raymond Bryant, Bobby Littleton and Clay Butler.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Giddeons.

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

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October 10, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Radney-Smith Funeral Home
320 N. Elm Ave.
Sylacauga, AL 35150

Funeral Service
October 11, 2019

11:00 AM
Oldfield Baptist Church
Harper Springs Road
Sylacauga, AL 35150

Interment following funeral service
October 11, 2019

Talladega Springs Cemetery
32 Old Cedar Creek Road
Sylacauga, AL 35151

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