2017-10-21 / Obituaries

Omega Talley Pettiford


Mrs. Omega Talley Pettiford, age 82, of 121 Graves Road, Roxboro, departed this life on Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017 in her home.
She was a native of Person County and a member of Old Mt. Zion Baptist Church.
She is survived by three children, Shirley Diane Winstead (Poindexter) and Gwen Glass (Clyde), both of Roxboro and S.T. Pettiford Jr. (Nancy) of Falls Church, Virginia;  one brother, Henry Talley of New York, New York; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a host of other additional relatives and friends.
The funeral service will be held on Saturday, Oct. 21, at 1 p.m. at Old Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 1111 Oak Grove Mt. Zion Road, Roxboro, NC 27574 with the Rev. Clyde A. Glass, pastor, officiating and providing the eulogy. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Visitation was Friday at the funeral home from 1 to 6 p.m. At other times, the family will receive friends at the home.
Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Directors are in charge of the service of comfort for Mrs. Omega Talley Pettiford.
Online condolences may be expressed at cunninghamnelsonfuneralhome.com.

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