LAWNDALE - Merle Francis Towery Tallent, 66, of 141 Big Hill Road, passed away Aug. 15, 2013, at Cleveland Regional Medical Center.
A native of Burke County, she was born Dec. 22, 1946, daughter of the late John Henry Towery and Annie Maude Smith Towery.
Funeral service will be held 3 p.m. Sunday at Stamey Funeral Home Chapel, Fallston,
Visitation will be from 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday at Stamey Funeral Home.
Burial will follow at Olive Grove Baptist Church.
A guest register is available at www.stameyfuneralhome.com.
Published in Gaston Gazette on Aug. 17, 2013