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Gregory Bruce "Greg" Lassiter, Sr.

June 16, 1957 - April 6, 2021

AULANDER, NC – Gregory Bruce Lassiter, Sr., age 63, of St. John-Millennium Road, passed away on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at his mama’s home, surrounded by his family.

A native of Hertford County, Greg was born on June 16, 1957 to James Walter Lassiter and Bessie Miller Lassiter in Ahoskie, NC. Greg had a sweet gentle soul that loved to help others. He enjoyed fixing things, fishing, singing, and spending time with his family. He was a homebody and liked to entertain family and friends by cooking, playing his music loud, and just hanging out and having a good time together. Greg was loved dearly and will be deeply missed by his family and friends.

Greg was preceded in death by his father, James Walter Lassiter, and a daughter, Bobbie Sue Lassiter.

Left to cherish Greg’s memory is his mother, a daughter, April Lassiter and wife Melanie Lassiter of Hendersonville, NC; a son, Bruce Lassiter and wife Jessi of Aulander, NC; the one true love of his life, Margie Larue; a brother, Danny Lassiter and wife Sandra of Robersonville, NC; grandson, Brandon Tripp; three granddaughters, Lexi Tripp, Cassidy Tripp, and Kenzie Lassiter; and one on the way, Baby Cole Lassiter.

The family will receive friends on Friday, April 9, 2021, from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm at Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Ahoskie, NC.

A celebration of life graveside service will be held on Saturday, April 10, 2021, at 11:00 am at the Job Cemetery, Aulander, NC, with Pastor Greg Hurdle officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Hertford-Gates Relay for Life, 226 Jernigan Swamp Road, Ahoskie, NC 27910 or online by clicking here

Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Lassiter family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting



Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, April 9, 2021

Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service of Ahoskie

205 NC Highway 42 W
Ahoskie, NC 27910

Service Information

Date: Saturday, April 10, 2021

Time: 11:00 am


Job Cemetery

Aulander, NC 27805

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