Merylin Alben Paschal, 86, of Elon, NC, went to be with the Lord Friday September 20, 2019 at his home.
Funeral services will be conducted 4:00 P.M. Sunday September 22, 2019 at Thompsonville Baptist Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The family will see friends 3:00 till 4:00 P.M. Sunday September 22, 2019 before the service at Thompsonville Baptist Church and at other times will be at the home.
A native of Rockingham County he was a son of the late Alben B. and Ola Smith Paschal and had lived in Rockingham County most of his life. He was a retired conductor and brakeman for Norfolk and Southern Railroad with 37 year of service. He was a US Army veteran of the Korean Conflict and was a member of Thompsonville Baptist Church. Merylin was a member and past president of the Williamsburg Wildlife Lake and was preceded in death by his sons Dennis and Daniel Paschal and a sister Linda P. Smithey.
Survivors include his wife of 61 years: Vivian Paschal of the home, a daughter: Vicki Sledge and husband John of Burlington, brothers: Rogers Paschal and wife Shelby of Reidsville, Jerry Paschal and wife Donna of Ruffin, Jimmy Paschal of Reidsville, sisters: Alene Parker of Reidsville, Anne Smith of Greensboro, Katherine Miles and husband Sam of Gibsonville, and Maye Ware and husband Cary of Reidsville, five grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Memorials may be sent to: Thompsonville Baptist Church 2033 NC Hwy 87 Reidsville, NC 27320.
Citty Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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