Ethel Mae Talton Raynor, age 61, died Sunday at her home. Born in Wayne County, she was the daughter of the late Needham Pittman and Elma Rae Stevens.
A service to celebrate her life will be held on Thursday evening at 6:00 pm at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home chapel with Pastor Bryan Talton officiating. A visitation for family and friends will be held immediately following the service at the funeral home.
She is survived by her sons and daughter-in-law, David & Melissa Knowles and Michael “Slim” Knowles and his special friend, Erica Pedersen; her daughter, Taylor Pate and her boyfriend, Connor McLamb; sisters, Mary T. “Tootsie” Dexter, Pearline T. Davis and Sherry T. Gilbert; four grandchildren, Tyler Gibson, Savannah Gibson, Alexis Gibson and Matthew Knowles; special friend, Barry R. Raynor
Along with her parents, Ethel was preceded in death by her brother, Buddy Talton and her sister, Willa Mae Thornton.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the funeral home to help with funeral expenses.
Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home is serving the family and online condolences may be directed to www.shumate-faulk.com.
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