6/14/2019 6:24:00 PM Randy Dean Tallent May 3, 1955 - June 13, 2019
VALE, N.C. - Randy Dean Tallent, age 64, of Sam Houser Road in Vale, passed away on Thursday, June 13, 2019.
A memorial service to honor Randy’s life will be held at 4 p.m. on Sunday, June 16, 2019, at Reeps Grove United Methodist Church with Rev. Gary Fulker officiating. The family will receive friends on Sunday from 2 p.m. until 3:45 p.m. at the church.
Randy was born May 3, 1955 in Lincoln County, to the late John Dean Tallent and Sue Carpenter Tallent. He was a loyal, trusted brother and son, a dedicated husband, a proud, loving father, and treasured by ALL of his family. He loved and enjoyed his career as a truck driver for 43 years.
Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Phyllis Richard Tallent of the home; a son, John Dock Tallent of Vale; a daughter, Elle Dellinger, and husband J, of Vale; a brother, Doug Tallent, and wife Gena, of Lincolnton; two sisters, Renee Lanier, and husband Rick, of Vale, Kathy Slawson, and husband Bob, of Vevay, Ind., and Krista Tallent of Vale; nieces and nephews, Shannon Harris, Logan Dupree, Layn Tallent, Natasha Herman, Angie Davison, Angel Watson, Markus Beam, Sally Day, and Luke Johnson; mother-in-law, Willie “Mom” Richard, “sisters in life”, Johnnie Rae Beam, and husband Mark, Debbie Logan, and Tammy Johnson, and husband Todd, all of Vale; in addition, his great nieces and nephews, Laken, Adaline, J.T., Rae, JayMark, Finley, Beau and Wilkes; and the rest of his beloved family.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Reeps Grove United Methodist Church, 7401 Reeps Grove Church Road, Vale, NC 28168, or West Lincoln High School Sign Fund, 172 Shoal Road, Lincolnton, NC 28092.
Warlick Funeral Home of Lincolnton, N.C. is serving the Tallent family.