Mary Faye Talley

Sunday, March 20, 2016

Mary Faye Talley, age 78, of Petersburg, Tennessee, passed away on Sunday, March 20, 2016. She was born on January 31, 1938 in Maury County, Tennessee, daughter of the late Charles Edward and Elizabeth McDonald Hayes.

Mrs. Talley was formerly employed at Teledyne Manufacturing in Lewisburg. She was a faithful member of Caldwell United Methodist Church for many years and most recently was a member of Bright Temple COGIC. She enjoyed working with the youth ministries, sketching, crafts, cooking and going yard sale shopping.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, LeVoyd Talley, Sr., in 2010.

She leaves to cherish her loving memory, her children: Tarita LaShea Hayes of Louisville, Kentucky, LeVoyd "Butch" Talley, Jr. of Lewisburg, Tennessee, Wysenita Renee Talley (Larry) of Petersburg, Tennessee, Charles (Patricia) Talley of Lewisburg, Tennessee; extended family members: Karen LaBroi of Lousville, Kentucky; grandchildren: Takema Talley (Tommy Oden), Quintaveous White, Danny Jordan and Keylin Talley; great grandchildren: Vontaey Deshawn Oden, Kamari Renee Oden and Kamiya Ruth Oden; sisters: Ann Talley of Shelbyville, Tennessee, Deborah Dangerfield of Nolensville, Tennessee; brother: Rev. Tom A. (Laura) Bailey of Bowie, Maryland; brother and sister-in-law: Mitchell (Shirley) Talley of Simpsonville, South Carolina, Mary Jean Talley of West Hempstead, New York; and a host of nieces, nephews and devoted friends.

Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, March 25, 2016 at 1 p.m. at the Bright Temple COGIC in Shelbyville. Burial will follow in Pleasant View Cemetery in Fayetteville. Visitation is Friday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Bright Temple COGIC.

Gallant Riverview Funeral Home in charge of services. www.gallantfuneralhome.com