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Margaret Ethel Yancey Tallent

Margaret Ethel Yancey Tallent, 80, of 1246 Belwood-Lawndale Rd. in Lawndale passed away Friday June 27, 2014 at White Oak Manor in Shelby.


Born November 3, 1933 in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late Joseph Clarence Yancey and Sara Pearl Grigg Yancey. She was retired from Drexel Heritage Furniture Plant Five in Morganton and was a member of Olive Grove Baptist Church.


In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Junior Tallent, sister, Dona Walker, five half brothers, and four half sisters.


Survivors include son & daughter-in-law, John (Doc) Tallent & Linda Morris Tallent of Shelby, two grandchildren, James Edwin Tallent and Holly Tallent, one great grandson, Hunter Tallent, two brothers, J.C. Yancey of Morganton and Gene Ritchie of Conover, one sister, Helen Walker of Casar, and one half sister.


Visitation will be from 10:00AM until 11:00AM  Monday June 30, 2014 at Stamey Funeral Home.


The funeral service will be Monday at 11:00AM at Stamey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Terrill Crump officiating.


Burial will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Park.


Memorials may be made to Olive Grove Baptist Church 6418 Casar Rd. Casar, NC 28020.


A guest register is available at www.stameyfuneralhome.com 

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