Talley, Diane (Tunnel Hill)

Monday, May 13, 2019
Diane Talley, 64, of Tunnel Hill, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 12 at her home. She was a life-long resident of North Georgia and member at New Hope Baptist Church. Diane was retired from XGSI in Tunnel Hill after 22 years of service.

She was preceded in death by her father, James Stacy Kittle; mother, Doris Hovish Kittle; and brother, Jimmy Kittle.

Survivors include her loving husband of 46 years, Michael Talley; daughter, Rita (Rick) Clark, of Ringgold; sons, Craig (Josh Peden) Talley, of Arkansas and Jason Talley, of Plainville, Ga.; sister, Cindy Clemons, of Flintstone; and nine grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at New Hope Baptist Church in Tunnel Hill, 2105 Tunnel Hill-Varnell Road.    

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday at Heritage Funeral Home, Battlefield Parkway.

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