Guy Silver, 82, of the Bandana Community went home to be with the Lord Saturday, September 17, 2011. He was the son of the late Fred and Edna Jarrett Silver. He was preceded in death by his brother Harry Silver.
Mr. Silver is survived by his wife of 56 years, Jo Ann Holder Silver, his sons; Sam and wife Ronda Stafford Silver and Edd Silver, three grandsons; Clint F., Jacob Guy and J.E.B. Silver all of the Bandana Community. He is also survived by two sisters; Nina Turbyfill of Snow Creek, Bobbie Stack of Pensacola, FL. and a brother Ted Silver of Garner, NC; several nieces and nephews; a sister-in-law and brother-in-law James and Jean Willis of Bear Creek, brother-in-law; Charles Bruce Holder and a sister-in-law and brother-in-law; Edward and Mary Holder all of Canton, Ohio.
Guy was a lifetime farmer in the Bandana Community except for a brief period when he served in the Korean War in the US Air Force. Guy showed a love for God first, family second and then his community and the land, as was obvious by his testimony.
He was a lifelong member of Silver Chapel Baptist Church and was laid to rest there on Sunday, September 18, 2011. The family invites you to come and join them in celebrating his life on Sunday, September 25, 2011 at 2:00 pm at the Silver Chapel Baptist Church in Bandana. In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial donations be made to the Gideons of which he was a long time member.
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