2018-07-11 / Obituaries

Raymond J. Talley

Mr. Raymond J. Talley, age 71, of 812 South Main Street, departed this life on Friday, July 6, 2018 in Duke Regional Hospital, Durham. He was a native of Person County and attended Old Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Roxboro.

He is survived by his wife, Brenda Talley of Fort Washington, Maryland; six children, Raynise Wise (Donnell) of Washington, DC, Keste Chavis of Fort Washington, Maryland, Raymount Talley (Kandi) of Upper Marlboro, Maryland, Alvin Johnson of Fort Washington, Maryland, Maurice Kingsberry of Washington, DC and Ashley Talley of Greensboro; five brothers and sisters, William Talley of Roxboro, Nora Glass (David) of Washington, DC, Dalys Talley (Tracey) of White Flint, Maryland, Henry Talley (Latonia) of Stafford, Virginia and Bobby Talley of Oxon Hill, Maryland; and a host of other additional loving relatives and friends.

The funeral service will be held on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 11 a.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 will be Friday at the funeral home from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. with the family present during the last hour from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

At other times, the family will receive friends at the home of Marvette Talley, 434 George Street, Roxboro, NC 27573.

The body will lie in state in the church for one hour prior to the service.

Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Directors are in charge of the service of comfort for Mr. Raymond J. Talley.

Online condolences may be expressed at cunninghamnelsonfuneralhome.com.

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