Wilford Allan Pyles
Wilford Allan Pyles, 80, a resident of Graham, passed away Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019, at St. Dominic Memorial Hospital in Jackson, Miss.
Memorial Services are to be held Wednesday, Nov. 13, at 4:30 p.m. at Morrison Funeral Home in Graham.
Mr. Pyles was born on Feb. 22, 1939 in Burneyville, Okla. to the late William Arthur Pyles and Eula Beatrice Kingston Pyles. Elder Pyles began preaching at the age of 15. Over his career he preached in 37 different states across the country. He had served as pastor at Medlan Chapel Primitive Baptist Church in Graham since 1965.
He is survived by his wife, Sarah Allene Rushing Pyles; two sons, David Pyles (Karen) and Daniel Lee Pyles; daughter, Lynn Louise Bruce (Daniel); sister, Jean Anthony; brother, Lee Pyles (Patti); five grandchildren, Caitlin Beauchamp (Dan), Claire Bruce, Justin Bruce, John Z. Pyles and Allison S. Pyles and two great grandchildren, Luna Beauchamp and Wendell Beauchamp. Mr. Pyles is also preceded in death by a brother, Olen Ray Pyles.