Nicky "Gerald" Radford



Nicky “Gerald” Radford, age 67 of Laurel Hill went to be with the Lord on Monday, August 6, 2018.

Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, August 10, 2018 at Richard Boles Funeral Service Chapel, officiated by Pastor Richard Tyson. Burial will follow in Hillside Cemetery.

Gerald, a son of the late Robert Radford and Beulah Mae Sweat Radford, was born August 26, 1950 in Scotland County. He worked for many years with LOF-Pilkington as a forklift operator. He attended East Laurinburg Baptist Church and recently accepted Christ as his Lord and Savior. He loved to fish, play poker and hangout with the fellows at Sam’s. Gerald’s greatest joys were his grandchildren and spending time with each of them every day. He was a dedicated father, grandfather, brother and friend who will truly be missed.

Gerald leaves behind his son, Christopher “Chris” Radford (Christina) of Rockingham; daughter, Tina Radford of Laurinburg; brothers, Robert Leon Radford of Ellerbe, Mitchell Wayne Radford of Maxton; his twin sister, Shirld Radford Farris of Laurel Hill; sister, Vivian Ann Radford of Laurinburg; grandchildren, Makennah Leigh Radford, Winter Logan Radford; great grandchild, Chanyn Faith Jacobs, and he was a special Papa to Mackenzey Farris. He is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews and friends.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 9th at Richard Boles Funeral Service.