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Zelma (Jarriel) Talley

August 31, 1935 ~ January 12, 2018 (age 82)

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January 14, 2018

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ronald V. Hall Funeral Home
310 North Street West
PO Box 308
Vidalia, GA 30475

Funeral Service
January 15, 2018

11:00 AM
Ronald V. Hall Funeral Home
310 North Street West
PO Box 308
Vidalia, GA 30475

Ohoopee Community,

Mrs. Zelma Jarriel Talley, age 82, of the Ohoopee Community, died Friday, January 12, 2018, in the Oaks Bethany in Vidalia, after an extended illness.  She was a native of Toombs County, and lived in the Ohoopee Community most of her life.  She worked at Thriftway Food Store in Lyons for thirty years, and was a member of the Vidalia Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Hershel Calvin Jarriel and Ira Belle Slocum Jarriel; one sister, Betty Monroe; and two brothers, Otis Jarriel and Arthur Smith.

Mrs. Talley is survived by her husband of sixty-three years, Fenton Talley of Ohoopee; four children, Tim Talley of Jonesboro, Jeanne Talley Fitzgibbons of Orange Beach, Alabama, Phillip Talley of Jonesboro, and Lisa Talley Henderson and husband Craig of Flowery Branch; two sisters, Daisy McCumber of Lyons, and Mabel Lanier and husband Earl of Kentucky; two sisters-in-law, Laurette Jarriel of Lyons, and Joanne Smith of Gray; one brother-in-law, D.Q. Monroe of Lyons; three grandchildren, Randy C. Fitzgibbons, Jr., Nicholas Henderson, and Joshua Henderson; three great-grandchildren, Maya, Beck, and Adelyn Fitzgibbons; and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral service will be held Monday, January 15th at 11:00 a.m. in the chapel of Ronald V. Hall Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in the Ohoopee Community Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday evening from 6:00 until 8:00.

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