Dennis Craig Kersey, 47, of Colletteville Rd. in Lenoir passed away Sunday, April 9, 2023 at UNC Caldwell Memorial Hospital.

He was born March 16, 1976 in Eustis, FL to the late David L. Kersey and Ho Cha Chun “Toni” Kersey.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his father-in-law Gary D. Woodruff.

Survivors include his wife Becky W. Kersey; two sons, Benjamin Kersey of Lenoir, and Hunter Kersey and girlfriend Calista Witherspoon; mother-in-law, Kathy (John) Massagee; two brothers, Thomas (Joanie) Kersey of Lenoir, and David Kersey, Jr. of Morganton; and two sisters, Nancy (John) Coffey of Morganton, Linda (Greg) Edwards of Marion. Those also left to cherish his memory are numerous nieces and nephews; best friend, Edward Swink (Nicole) and George Thomas; and dogs, Izzy, Mylan, Mable, Hydro; granddogs, Babygirl Kersey and Bruno Witherspoon Kersey; and cat, Whatknot.

A memorial service will be held by the family at 11:00 AM Tuesday April 18th, 2023 at Grand View Park Church in Lenoir. The family requests that those attending bring a covered dish, and RSVP to Becky Kersey at (828)729-1953.