She was born Aug. 14, 1933, in Clayton to the late Horace Greeley and Mae Fountain McCall. She was a seamstress at Clayburne Manufacturing Company and was a member of North Clayton Baptist Church.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by: her loving husband, Harry Ralph Tallent; two brothers, James Horace McCall and Henry McCall; and two sisters, Lucy Yearwood and Pearl McCall.
She is survived by: a son and daughter-in-law, Mickey Ralph Tallent (Teresa) of Franklin; a daughter and son-in-law, Mary Jo Hedden (Ralph) of Tiger; three sisters, Nora Maxwell of Baldwin, Dora Queen of Franklin and Cora Huff; a grandson, Brian Tallent of Franklin; a granddaughter, Amy Demont and husband Gionny of Franklin; and nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services were held Sunday at the chapel of Hunter Funeral Home with the Revs. Bryan Alexander and Larry Cannon officiating. Burial followed at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Rabun Gap.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at www.hunterfuneralhomega.com.