Gregory Scott Gechter (Big Greg), 49 passed away suddenly after a brief illness. Greg was born April 9, 1969 in Pottsville, Pennsylvania. He obtained a gift of kindness and he knew no stranger. Once you knew Greg he was never forgotten. He loved his heavy equipment that he could operate like an artist with a brush. He worked equipment before his feet could reach the pedals eventually having his own company calling it Cross Country Grading. He loved his cows calling them by name, having cookouts with a great talent for cooking BBQ and most of all his family. His presence would always be well noticed in any crowd. He captured the heart of many many people.
He leaves to cherish his loving memory his father Gary Lee Gechter (Pops) of Iron Station, NC, late mother Sandra Jean Evans, stepfather William Evans of Morganton, NC, sister Chelle Penwarden and husband Walter, of Beach Lake, PA, brother Martin Gechter and wife Nicole of Matthews, his four nieces Courtney Jae, Madison, Mackenzie, and Maebrie, his godson Nolan Helms, and his girlfriend Freda Heafner of Lincolnton, NC.
Celebration of Life will be held on Friday November 16, 2018 from 4-7 PM at the Verdict Ridge Country Club 7332 Kidville Road, Denver NC 28037