David Skipper Ganey

August 14, 1937 - December 17, 2022
David Skipper Ganey


David Skipper Ganey, 85 of Leland passed on December 17, 2022. He was born on August 14, 1937.

David Ganey was a lifetime resident of Leland and a graduate of Leland High School. As any who knew him was aware he was an avid hunter. He loved sports and shared that love with many throughout his many years as a little league coach. David Ganey is a very well known, respected and loved man. He will be missed.

David Ganey is survived by his loving wife of 64 years Mildred Norris Ganey. 5 children, Roland Ganey and wife Kristy, Daryll Ganey and wife Shelia, Sharmon Ganey Benton and husband Eddie, Janet Ganey Hall and husband Benny and Audie Ganey and wife Jeanne.
7 grandchildren, Jason, Julia, Dylan, Dale, Amanda, Alanis and Elliott, 4 great grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephew’s. A very special nephew Jack Sorrentino.

David Ganey is preceded in death by his Father Roland Zackirius Ganey and Mother Minnie Skipper Ganey and 8 siblings.

Family will receive friends Wednesday December 21, 2022 from 1-2 pm with a celebration of David’s life immediately following at Village Road Chapel, 525 Village Rd, Leland, NC. Interment at Kings Memorial Cemetary on Bluff Rd. immediately following services.

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  • December 23, 2022
    DONNA UDRY says:
    David was always smiling. He always made me feel at home when I visited. He will be missed so much by so many.

  • December 21, 2022
    Arland Benton lit a candle:
    Lit since December 21, 2022 at 12:28:15 PM

  • December 21, 2022
    Johnnie and betty ann smith says:
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  • December 21, 2022
    Johnnie and Betty Ann Smith says:
    Our love and prayers are with you.

  • December 21, 2022
    Johnnie and Betty Ann Smith lit a candle:
    Lit since December 21, 2022 at 12:54:15 AM