CHEROKEE — Greg Neal Aday, age 25, of Cherokee, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017. Visitation will be today, November 12th from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. at Spry-Williams Funeral Home of Florence. The service will follow at 3 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Brother Larry Burbank officiating. Burial will be at Allsboro Methodist Cemetery.
He was preceded in death by his father, Eugene Aday; paternal grandparents, Susie Ellen and Dimpy Aday; and brother, Tony Aday. Survivors are his mother, Wilma Aday; maternal grandparents, James and Nadean Ford; sisters, Tasha and Marly Aday; brothers, Robin, Shane, Trent, Coddy, Dustin, Randy, Andy, and Terry Lee Aday; numerous nieces and nephews.
A Cherokee man was the victim of a pedestrian accident on Wednesday. ALEA states that Greg Neal Aday, 25, of Aday Drive in Cherokee, was walking on Allsboro Road when he was struck by a vehicle. Reports indicate the accident happened shortly after 7:30 p.m. and that Aday was wearing dark clothing while walking in the center of the southbound lane when he was struck by a truck traveling in the same direction. Aday reportedly was a graduate of Cherokee High School and had attended Northwest-Shoals Community College.
PNS will update this article when funeral arrangements are completed.