Gary Lynn Prestridge, 54, of Raeford, NC passed away on Wednesday, January 6, 2016 in Pinelake Nursing and Rehab. Center in Carthage, NC.\n\nGary served in the United States Army for four years. He loved playing cards, fishing, hunting, frog gigging, being outdoors, yard work and being with his grandchildren. He was everyone's best friend. He was a kind, loving man who will be missed by all.\n\nGary is survived by his mother, Jenny Lee Prestridge of Raeford; daughters, Jessica Blevins of Anchorage, Alaska and Jennifer Ann Prestridge of Hope Mills, NC; son, John Charles "JC" Prestridge of Anchorage, Alaska; six grandchildren: Sierra Ann Rivers of Fayetteville, NC, Shanel Diane Brundidge of Hope Mills, NC, Brandon Garfield Blevins, Jr., Nicklaus Dale Blevins, MaryJane Marie Prestridge and Peyton Marie Prestridge, all of Anchorage, Alaska.\n\nA memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 9, 2016, at 1:00 PM at 591 Yorkshire Drive, Cameron, NC 28326.