Carl Meadows Greeson Jr., age 70, of Fayetteville, NC, passed away on Monday, August 9, 2021 at Highland House Rehabilitation and Healthcare in Fayetteville, NC.
Born on April 16, 1951, in Winston-Salem, NC, he was the son of Carl and June Long Greeson.
Carl moved with his parents to Fayetteville, NC in 1964 and graduated from Terry Sanford High School in 1969. He attended Guilford College and Elon College. Carl was an accomplished and gifted piano/organ player. He enjoyed playing in local Fayetteville bands in the early seventies- the highlight of Carl’s life was playing keyboard for popular singer B.J. Thomas for 26 years.
He was preceded in death by his father Carl M. Greeson.
Carl is survived by his mother June Long Greeson; son: Adam Greeson (Casey); daughter: Carly Greeson; grandson: Adrian Gonzales; sister Susan Cole (Benny); niece: Leigh Cole Davis; great nephews: Ben Davis, Jacob Davis; great niece: Ava Davis; several aunts, many cousins and special friends.
A memorial graveside service will be held at a later date at Springwood Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Whitsett, NC.
Memorials in Carl’s memory can be made to Springwood Cemetery, Community home care & Hospice of Fayetteville or a charity of one’s choice.
Thanks to Highland House and Community home care & Hospice of Fayetteville for your supportive care.
Online condolences may be offered at www.PinesFunerals.com.
Fry & Prickett Funeral Home is serving the Greeson family.