FOREST CITY-- James Ray Hoyle, 77, of Forest City, died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013, at Hospice House, following a short battle with lung cancer. Jim was born March 12, 1926, in Chase City, Va., and was a son of the late Martin James Hoyle and Thelma Carmellia Sane McMahan.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. prior to the service in the church sanctuary.
Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Thursday in the Concord Baptist Church.
Interment will follow in the church cemetery with military honors accorded by the Rutherford County Honor Guard.
The Padgett and King Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
An online guest registry is available at www.padgettking.com