Gladys (Stikeleather) Johnson

April 6, 1929 ~ June 21, 2020 (age 91)


Gladys S. Johnson, 91, of Statesville, went to her heavenly home on June 21, 2020 at the Gordon Hospice House.

She was born April 6, 1929 in Mecklenburg County to the late Charly and Maude Stikeleather. Leaving behind a daughter, Brenda L. Ingram (Phil) and Barry Lippard. Grandmother of Alisa Elliott, Jimmy Elliott, Jr. and Ryan Lippard. Great grandmother of Lexie E. Jones (Tyler), Logan Elliott and Zac Comer. Great great grandmother of Colton Jones and sister to Thaddeus Stikeleather (Judy).

She enjoyed yardwork, crossword puzzles and Duke basketball. She was preceded in death by a sister, Lois Benfield and a brother, Charles Stikeleather.

Memorial service will be held 6:00pm Thursday, June 25, 2020 in the Troutman Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Wesley Rexrode officiating. The family will visit with friends following the service.

Memorials may be made to the Gordon Hospice House and online condolences may be made to the family at

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Memorial Service
June 25, 2020

6:00 PM
Troutman Funeral Home
345 North Main Street
Troutman, NC 28166


Gordon Hospice House
2341 Simonton Rd., Statesville NC 28625

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