Michael Wayne “Hillbilly” Gery of Nags Head, August 28By Submitted Story on August 31, 2020Michael W. Gery died of a continual liver illness Friday, August 28, 2020 in Nags Head, NC. He was 57. Hillbilly was born in Portsmouth, VA. He was the son of David G. Gery and Hazel V. Banks. His father and step-farther, Huey Carroll each not too long ago preceded him in dying.Hillbilly was raised in Bonifay, Florida. After his education, he went to work and by no means stopped. He mastered a number of trades together with farm labor, landscaping, property upkeep, offshore fishing, and concrete ending which he loved and was particularly expert at. Apart from the household he liked and labored for, Hillbilly was identified for his nice humorousness and his smooth coronary heart for animals.Hillbilly is survived by a big and loving household together with his mom, Hazel V. Banks of Arizona; his spouse, Karen Rene Cotton of Florida, his 5 youngsters, Michael Wayne Gery, Jr., Joshua Ray Gery, Harley Virginia Gery (all of Florida), Dakota Daniel Lee Gery of West Virginia, and Cheyenne Dora Marie Gery of Kill Satan Hills, NC; six brothers, Bruce Gery of Florida, Huey Carroll of Arizona, Joshua Gery of Maryland, Greg Gery additionally of Maryland, Mark Gery of Pennsylvania, and Philip Gery of the Philippines; and his former spouse, Jessie Brasswell of Florida. Additionally surviving is Hillbilly’s loving caregiver, companion, and greatest pal Carla Laquita Lick of the Kill Satan Hills residence in addition to numerous pricey and constant mates and coworkers.Hillbilly’s household will honor his directives for a easy cremation with no memorials. The household has gratefully requested that anybody wishing to honor Hillbilly’s life achieve this with a donation in the direction of his cremation bills made on to Gallop Funeral Providers, Inc.Please specific condolences to the household by way of the web register at www.gallopfuneralservices.com. Gallop Funeral Providers, Inc. was entrusted with preparations.