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Jimmy Calvin Creech
  • Wallace Pentecostal Holiness Church
    311 South Cumberland Street
    Wallace, NC 28466

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“May our loving Father continue to wrap His tender arms of grace and comfort around every member of Jimmy's family. I expect to see Jimmy again in...Read More »
1 of 49 | Posted by: Peggy Sellers - Wallace, NC

“Geraldine, Jeff and I just heard about Jimmy. We both send our heartfelt condolences along with my mother and father. We all enjoyed meeting you...Read More »
2 of 49 | Posted by: Barbara Cavenaugh - Scotts Hill, NC

“Sorry to hear about your loss. Jimmy was loved by many. May God give you comfort. ”
3 of 49 | Posted by: Betty Outlaw Murray - Clinton, NC

“Thinking of all of you. ”
4 of 49 | Posted by: Lisha McMillan - Willard, NC

“Geraldine, Jimmy was a great man! We are so honored to have known him! Our thoughts & prayers are with you through this difficult time. ”
5 of 49 | Posted by: Kamran & Tonia Goudarzi - NC

“To the family of Jimmy. I am sad to hear of Jimmy's passing. We all grew up together in Wallace and attended the same school and church. We move away...Read More »
6 of 49 | Posted by: Joan Blanton Newton - Goldsboro, NC

“Geraldine and Family, I remember Jimmy from when we were children and I used to go visit Aunt Annie and he would come over. I remember him as happy...Read More »
7 of 49 | Posted by: Sophia Phelps - Wendell, NC

“What just a really all around good guy Jimmy was. Years ago I dove hunted with him and Frank, was smart enough not to play pool against either of...Read More »
8 of 49 | Posted by: Neil Whitaker - High Point, NC

“Mrs. Creech, I am so sorry to hear about Mr. Creech. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
9 of 49 | Posted by: Yvonne From OPSU - Wilmington, NC

“prayers for family.....sorry to hear... ”
10 of 49 | Posted by: walter costin - roseboro, NC

“Marie and I are so sorry to hear about Jimmy's passing. I remember well those days of training for home dialysis and the fun we had. He was my...Read More »
11 of 49 | Posted by: George Kuenstler - Wilmington, NC

“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him. Romans 15:13We love all of you very much! ”
12 of 49 | Posted by: David and Debbie Wood - Wallace

“I am so sorry to learn of the passing of Jimmy. Many prayers to his family. Jimmy an I grew up in the same neighborhood and church. Out families...Read More »
13 of 49 | Posted by: Elaine Lanier Clifton - NC

“RIP my friend. You have fought a long hard battle. You always seemed to appreciate every day on earth. I've never known you to greet anyone without...Read More »
14 of 49 | Posted by: Gary Zibelin - Wallace, NC

“My thoughts and Prayers are with you all. I didn't even realize Mr. Jimmy had been so sick. I was Blown away and saddened at the Loss of such a good...Read More »
15 of 49 | Posted by: Sandra Benton Lanier - Wallace, NC

“So sorry for your loss.I know how much your hurting will be praying for you and your family. ”
16 of 49 | Posted by: Kay Chadwick Rivenbark - NC

“A very sweet man. He will truly be missed. Love and prayers to the family. ”
17 of 49 | Posted by: Faye Jones - Wallace, NC

“Praying for your family.May God keep you in his care and give you the strengh you need.Love in Christ ”
18 of 49 | Posted by: Alice Caison - Burgaw, NC

“So sorry for your loss.....Mr Jimmy was always so nice to my family ”
19 of 49 | Posted by: Pat & Cathy Jackson - Teachey, NC

“Geraldine, You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers. My family loves yousr and we have always been friends and I always enjoyed running...Read More »
20 of 49 | Posted by: Susan Matthews Brown - Wallace, NC

“Gearldine, we are praying for the entire family. So sorry about Jimmy but he is in God's hands now and in no more pain. My mom spoke of both of you a...Read More »
21 of 49 | Posted by: Thelmon & Peggy Hill - Rose Hill, NC

“Geraldine and Jason: I send you my love. I knew Jimmy when we were teenagers and renewed our friendship as adults. I will surely miss him. He was...Read More »
22 of 49 | Posted by: Deborah Giddens - Willard, NC

“Jane, I am praying for you. I know this is a hard time to have a brother to die. However, death is a Christian's final reward. ”
23 of 49 | Posted by: Laura Beth Overstreet - NC

“Mrs. Geraldine, Jason, and Little Jimmy, I'm so sorry to hear of Mr. Jimmy's passing. I have so many wonderful memories of him and you guys, and you...Read More »
24 of 49 | Posted by: Jill Massey - Zebulon, NC

“Geraldine! Little Jimmy and Jason. I am so sorry to hear Jimmy has passed. I don't think I've ever met anyone quite like Jimmy. Always had a smile...Read More »
25 of 49 | Posted by: Rene Corbett - Atkinson, NC

“Thinking of you and praying for you and your family. You are special to us. God Bless You and may you find peace and comfort in the weeks to come....Read More »
26 of 49 | Posted by: Sandra King Boone - Wilmington, NC

“I'm so sorry for y'all's loss! ”
27 of 49 | Posted by: Angie Chadwick - Eldred, PA

“All of Jimmy's Family will be in our thoughts & prayers at this sad time. Jack & Janet Cottle ”
28 of 49 | Posted by: Jack & Janet Cottle - Greer, SC

“My love and prayers go out to this special family! Jimmy was one of the most inspirational people I know, through his pain and sickness he was a...Read More »
29 of 49 | Posted by: Gail Scronce - Wallace, NC

“R.I.P. My friend... ”
30 of 49 | Posted by: Nancy Mathews Croom - Arapahoe, NC

“We are so sorry for your loss... May you rest in peace Jimmy.... ”
31 of 49 | Posted by: Jack Walker - Arapahoe, NC

“Geraldine , Jason and little Jimmy I am so sorry for your loss. I am thinking of you and praying God comforts you and encourages you daily. God's...Read More »
32 of 49 | Posted by: Linda Jenkins - Columbia, TN

“Geraldine,jason,little jimmy. His spscial grand kids whom he loved all very much. I am sorry to here he will be missed.jimmy enjoyed traveing to get...Read More »
33 of 49 | Posted by: virginia h - waha, NC - friend

“Geraldine, Jason and Family, our hearts go out to you... We are sending prayers from our home to yours. Jimmy was a wonderful man, I never heard him...Read More »
34 of 49 | Posted by: Debby & Jimmy Shackelford - NC

“I am so sorry for your loss. Praying for your family. ”
35 of 49 | Posted by: Genell Squires - Burgaw, NC

“Geraldine, our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. ”
36 of 49 | Posted by: Samuel and Nancy McMillan - Watha, NC

“The Creech Family... Sending my love and prayers too all..Jim my was always a loving person too be around...thinking of you all..love,Shirley Cherry ”
37 of 49 | Posted by: Shirley Cherry - Surf City, NC

“We are so sorry for your loss. Jimmy was a sweet man and will be missed by many. We are praying that God will give you the strength, comfort, and...Read More »
38 of 49 | Posted by: David & Evelyn Canady - Wallace, NC

“He always had a smile on his face when I saw him. Just a sweet man- so sorry for your loss. ”
39 of 49 | Posted by: Michelle & Gary Giddeons

“Mrs Geraldine and family. I am so sorry for your great loss. Everytime I ran into you and Mr Jimmy he always gave me a big bear hug. I will never...Read More »
40 of 49 | Posted by: Hollie Russ - Rose Hill, NC

“So sorry to hear this.....Our thoughts and prayers are with you today and the days after..Take care and God Bless...Love, Terry and Laura Sholar ”
41 of 49 | Posted by: Laura Sholar - Wallace, NC

“My heart goes out to you Geraldine and your entire family. You will be in my heart and in my prayers. God will envelope you in His loving arms and...Read More »
42 of 49 | Posted by: Lisa Heath Mote - Wallace, NC


43 of 49 | Posted by: Sharon Cottle Pates - Watha, NC

“Thoughts and prayers. ”
44 of 49 | Posted by: Carey and Sandra West

“I am sorry to hear of your loss. Anytime I happened to run into Mr. Jimmy he always had a smile. I pray God give you comfort during this difficult...Read More »
45 of 49 | Posted by: Sherry Brown - Wallace, NC

“Oh the great memories we have and what good times we shared together. Wish I could write them all down...of the nights spot lighting and getting...Read More »
46 of 49 | Posted by: Diane Blanton - Teachey, NC

“Dear Creech Family: We are so sorry fro the loss of your loved one. Each of you are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
47 of 49 | Posted by: Nelson and Betty Casteen - NC

“I am sorry to hear of Jimmy's passing. He always had a smile on his face and a joke to tell. I will miss him greatly. Sending prayers to all...Read More »
48 of 49 | Posted by: Tracy Roberts - Burgaw, NC

“Very sorry for your loss. May the God of comfort be with the family through this difficult time. 1Corinthians 1:3,4 ”
49 of 49 | Posted by: Kim - Decatur


Mr. Jimmy Calvin Creech, age 66 of Wallace, NC, died on May 24, 2015 at Davis Health Care in Wilmington, NC. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at Padgett Funeral Home in Wallace, NC conducted by Pastor Bobby Smith. Burial will follow at Riverview Memorial Park in Watha, NC. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 26 from 7:00-9:00 pm at Padgett Funeral Home in Wallace, NC.
Jimmy is survived by his wife of 43 years, Geraldine Creech of the home, two sons, Jimmy Creech and wife Suzannah of Oak Island, NC and Jason Creech of Wallace, NC, three grandchildren, Morgan Creech, Cal Creech and Eli Crayton, all of Oak Island, NC and a sister, Jane Albertson and husband Johnson of Fayetteville, NC.
Jimmy was born on March 3, 1949 in New Hanover County to the late Dawson Lee and Kiney Irene Padgett Creech. He was also predeceased by a brother, Frank Creech.
Jimmy's hobbies included pool, hunting and carpentry and loved spending time with his family.
Casket Bearers will be Jody Patram, Jeffrey Albertson, Andrew Albertson, Ryan Spell, Johnny Johnson, Preston Walters, Frankie Creech and Bruce Creech.
Flowers are welcome or you may make a donation in Jimmy's memory to Wallace Pentecostal Holiness Church 311 South Cumberland Street Wallace, NC 28466.
To sign the guest book, go to www.padgettfuneralhome.com.
A service of Padgett Funeral and Cremation Services, Wallace.