Lawndale: Mr. Sammy Dale Alley, 39, of 111 Mount Zion Church Road, went home to be with the Lord on February 28, 2006 at Cleveland Regional Medical Center, Shelby.
Born November 14, 1966 in Spartanburg County, South Carolina. He was the son of James Edward Alley, Sr. and Virginia Elizabeth Byers Alley, of the home.
He is preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Chivous and Bessie Alley and maternal grandmother, Viola Cooper and a nephew, Donnie Powell.
Mr. Alley was employed by Viscotec Automotive Products and he also helped run a family business: King James Bible Bookstore. He was formerly employed by BASF of Morganton. He was a member of Calvary’s Cross Baptist Church and attended Calvary Assembly of God of Morganton.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his cherished daughter, Samantha Leanne Alley and the mother of his daughter, Roxanne Lane Alley, both of Morganton; three brothers, Jamie Alley, Jr. and wife, Rhonda of Lawndale, Robert Lee Alley and wife, Ruby of Lawndale and Wayne and Tammy Powell of Morganton; two sisters, Sandra Alley Cooke and husband, Allen of Shelby and Tammy Alley Kapoor and husband Vik of Kings Mountain; nephews, Larry Powell and wife, Heather, Luke Brackett, Pablo Diaz, Brandon and Justin Cooke, Chance Alley and Johnathan Huffstetler; four nieces, Hannah Alley, Faith Alley, Maya Kapoor and Judith Harmon and a great nephew, Matthew Powell.
The funeral will be at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 2, 2006 at Calvary’s Cross Baptist Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. at Stamey Funeral Home, Fallston on Wednesday, March 1, 2006.
Memorials may be made to the Samantha Alley Trust Fund: c/o Tammy Powell, 1916 Lonnie Shuffler Street, Morganton NC 28655 or to James Alley, Sr. at P.O. Box 487, Polkville NC 28136.
A guest register is available at www.stameyfuneralhome.com.