David Grady Trivette

Published 10:08 am Thursday, July 7, 2022

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Mr. David Grady Trivette, 90, of Cana Road, Mocksville, passed away Monday, July 4, 2022, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston-Salem.

He was born on Nov.13, 1931 in Davie County to the late Henry Watson and Lena Whitaker Trivette.

Mr. Trivette was drafted in the Army and was stationed in Germany during the Korean Conflict. He co-owned and operated a mobile sawmill for many years and later retired from Sheffield Pallet. Mr. Trivette enjoyed yard work and gardening, tinkering with engines, and spending time with his grandchildren, family, and friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: his wife, Linda Ball Trivette; and his siblings, Leslie Trivette, Pauline T. Smith, Bill Trivette, JoAnn T. Hawks, and Tommy Trivette.

Survivors include: his children, Anita T. Beadle (Steve), Karen T. Bennett, and Ronald Trivette; grandchildren, Shanda Sechrest (Jonathan), Blake Smith (Shirlena), and Lauren Bennett; great-grandchildren, Jaxon Sechrest, Layla Smith, and Lana Johnson; siblings; Harold Trivette and Nancy T. McHan; and many nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, July 8 at Eaton Funeral Chapel with Rev. Bob Briggs officiating. Interment will follow in Chestnut Grove United Methodist Church cemetery. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be considered for: Trellis Hospice & Supportive Care, 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, NC 27103; or Chestnut Grove UMC Cemetery Fund, 2812 US 601, Mocksville, NC 27028.

Online condolences: www.eatonfuneralservice.com.