Vernon Silas

Vernon Silas, 85, of Haleyville, passed away Monday January 13, 2020 at Greenbriar at the Altamont in Birmingham.

Vernon was a longtime deacon and active member of Grace Baptist Church.

Vernon was preceded in death by his parents, John and Bertha Silas and brothers and sisters, John Thomas Silas, Beatrice Parr, Uarlee Silas, Christine Flanagan, Ulas Silas and Gladys Burleson.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Gay McCormick Silas; sons, Greg Silas and wife Susan and Paul Silas and wife Regina; grandchildren, Meagan Silas Matechak and husband John, William Silas, Allison Silas, Tyler Silas, Aaron Durrence, Olivia Durrence and Alison Durrence; sisters, Evelyn Thomas and Irene Silas, as well as many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held Wednesday January 15, 2020 from noon - 1 PM at Grace Baptist Church, with his funeral at 1 PM at the church. Burial to follow in Winston Memorial Cemetery.

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