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Raymond Donald Walston

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March 3, 1934 — March 15, 2020

STANTONSBURG — Raymond “Donnie” Walston, 86, passed away Sunday, March 15, 2020. Funeral services will be conducted at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 18, in the Chapel of Shingleton Funeral Home with the Rev. Carroll Bradberry officiating. Interment will be 11 a.m. Thursday, March 19, at Stantonsburg Cemetery.

He is survived by the love of his life, Dorothy R. Walston of the home; stepdaughter, Kathy Thigpen, and her late husband, Larry; stepsons, Ricky Whitley (Joanie), Wayne Whitley (Teresa) and Lynn Whitley; sister, Becky Wallace (Dwight) of Elm City; nieces, Kristy Barnhill (Kevin), Renee Mullen, Gina Bridgers (Chad); nephews, Keith Wallace and Brian Tomlinson; six step-grandchildren; 10 step-great-grandchildren; and many great- nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Rufus and Annie Owens Walston; his first wife, Annie Mozingo Walston; and sister, Linda Tomlinson.

The family will receive friends immediately following the service.

Online condolences may be directed to www.shingletonfh.com.