March 24, 1940 - March 17, 2013
HILLSVILLE, Va. - Gerald Clarence Templeton, 72, of Hillsville, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2013, in his home.
Mr. Templeton was born March 24, 1940, in New Jersey.
He was preceded in death by his son, Shane Clark Templeton; mother Emma Mae Templeton; brothers Art and Bill; and a sister, Niomi Ruth.
Survivors include his spouse, Shirley June Templeton of the home; sons and daughter-in-law Jerald "Carl" and Stephanie D. Templeton of Hillsville and Matthew Jay Templeton of the home; grandsons Nathan Jordan Templeton, Ethan Kyle Templeton and Devan Cross Templeton; father and stepmother Clarence and Judy Templeton of Elkhart, Ind.; brothers and sisters-in-law Robert Templeton, Frank and Joan Templeton, Jay and Patricia Templeton, Tim and Beverly Templeton and Mark and Brenda Templeton, all of Elkhart; and sisters and brother-in-law Nancy Templeton, Sandra and Robert Penney and Judy Coleman, all of Elkhart.
A memorial service will be at 4 p.m. Thursday, March 21, 2013, at Sylvatus Christian Church with Pastor David Bays officiating. The family will receive friends at the church from 3:30 until 4 p.m. prior to the service.
A guest book is available online by visiting www.vaughanguynnandmcgrady.com.
Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Chapel is serving the family.