Johnny Wayne Dishman

Posted at 1:14 PM on Sep 11, 2019


Johnny Wayne Dishman, 73, of Statesville, N.C., died Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at the Gordon Hospice House. Born in Iredell County in July of 1946, he was son of the late Monroe Dishman and Viola Jackson Dishman.

He was retired from G.E. and was a member of New Life Community Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife, the former Linda Dellinger; a son, Johnny Wayne Dishman Jr. (Rhonda); a granddaughter, Josie Brooke Dishman; and a brother, Larry Dishman (Nancy). Also surviving are several nieces and nephews and his “park pals.”

Services will be private. Condolences may be sent to the family to

Memorials may be given to Hospice & Palliative Care of Iredell County, 2347 Simonton Road, Statesville, NC 28625; New Life Community Baptist Church, 496 Jennings Road, Statesville, NC 28625; or food donations may be given to Fifth Street Shelter Ministries, 1421 Fifth Street, Statesville, NC 28677.

Nicholson Funeral Home is serving the family.

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