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John Matthew "Hammer" Padgett, I
Birth: Jun. 14, 1978
St. Tammany Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: May 16, 2006
Myrtle Beach
Horry County
South Carolina, USA

Greensboro- John Matthew "Hammer" Padgett, 27, died Tuesday, May 16, 2006 at Grand Strand Hospital in Myrtle Beach, SC.
He and his wife,Sinea Shree Padgett were involved in a tragic motorcycle accident. Sinea died at the scene of the accident.

The funeral services were held at the Hanes-Lineberry Sedgefield Chapel where the Rev. Jack Nance, Dr. Jerry Harper and the Rev. Steve Whitt officiated. Entombment is in the Guilford Memorial Park Mausoleum.

Matthew is the son of John Harold Padgett, Sr. and Ann Warren Padgett. He went to school in Pearl River, LA. He was a fun-loving, always smiling, young man who loved life with a great passion. Matt loved his sweet wife, Sinea and his children, but Matt's heart was truly beating when he was on a 345 CAT Trackhoe or any other piece of equipment. He was of the Protestant faith, a member of the Jamestown YMCA and loved weight lifting.

Hammer worked at D.H.Griffin Wrecking in Greensboro. They will never be able to replace such a loyal employee. His brother in-law was also his boss and friend and knew that Matt was the cream of the crop.

Matt was preceded in death by his wife, Sinea Shree Padgett, who died May 15, 2006.

Left to cherish his memory are his two children, Hunter Flippin, 8 and John Matthew Padgett, II, 5; parents, John Harold Padgett, Sr. and Ann B. Padgett; brothers, John H. Padgett, Jr. and wife Elizabeth of Conover and Stanley Padgett, Sr. and wife Heidi of Mt. Herman, LA and Charles Rankin; sisters, Sandra Loftin and husband Gerald of Conover, Carol Boyd of Chapel Hill, Nina Ashley and husband Robert of Cisco, TX and Donna Griffin and husband David of Jamestown and many nieces and nephews who loved him so very much.
Matt will be gone from this earth, but his presence is felt, warming our hearts, minds and souls.
Quotes from News Record on May 20, 2006. 
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  John H. Padgett (1927 - 2009)
  Sinea Shree Brady Padgett (1978 - 2006)*
*Calculated relationship
Guilford Memorial Park
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Mausoleum II
Created by: Cheryl Wilson
Record added: Jul 26, 2010
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