Melvin Carlton Talley

Melvin Carlton Talley

Birth
Winters, Runnels County, Texas, USA
Death 19 Aug 2012 (aged 77)
Wylie, Collin County, Texas, USA
Burial Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA
Plot Garden of Compassion
Memorial ID 95634722 · View Source
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Melvin C Talley lost his battle with Parkinson's at the age of 77 on August 19, 2012, but became the victor as he walked upright to his eternal reward. After 58 years of marriage, he is survived by his wife, Wanda Nell Talley, his four children and their spouses, Bonnie and Stan Turner, Phil and Kathy Talley, Judy and Marvin Faldon, and Keith Talley. Fourteen grandchildren, four great-grand children. Survived by his sister Gene Fennell, and brothers Charles, Roy, and Tom Talley. His brother and sister in laws Earl and Kay Hays, Iris and Guiseppe Savio. Also leaving behind countless friends whose lives he touched with his sense of humor, quick wit, and ready smile. He was a devout Christian, an Eagle Scout, 32rd Degree Scottish Rite Mason, and an avid fisherman. He instilled in his grandchildren the advice, "Going fishing isn't only about catching the fish, it's about enjoying life. Keep the faith...the Fishing Faith!" Family and friends visitations will be Wednesday August 22, 2012 from 6-8PM at Restland Funeral Home and services will be held at Restland Memorial Chapel Funeral Home Thursday, August 23, 2012 at 10:00AM.


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  • Created by: Zeb Payne
  • Added: 19 Aug 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 95634722
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Melvin Carlton Talley (28 Jan 1935–19 Aug 2012), Find a Grave Memorial no. 95634722, citing Restland Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Zeb Payne (contributor 46980558) .