YORK -- Mr. Monte J. Tallent, 59, of 705 Tirzah Road passed away Friday, March 7, 2008, at his home.
Services for Mr. Tallent will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 12, 2008, at Northside Baptist Church, 1140 Curtis St., Rock Hill, with Dr. Jerry Sosebee officiating. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Park - Hollis Lakes Road.
Mr. Tallent was born in Cleveland County, N.C. and was a son of Alma Grigg Tallent of Shelby, N.C. and the late J. C. Tallent. He was of the Baptist faith and worked for Barloworld Handling in Charlotte, N.C. for 39 years. Mr. Tallent was preceded in death by his step-son, D. J. Hilton.
In addition to his mother, Mr. Tallent is survived by his wife, Janice Ferrell Tallent; his step-son, Gregg Hilton of Rock Hill; his brother, Roger Dale Tallent and wife, Cheryl of Shelby, N.C.; his sisters, Cathy Mosteller and husband, David and Michelle Pittman and husband, Ray all of Shelby, N.C.; and his granddaughter, Makayla Hilton (Paw Paw's angel).
The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, March 11, 2008, at Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel, 2133 Ebenezer Road, Rock Hill, and other times at the home.
Memorials may be made to the Makayla Hilton Educational Fund, c/o Janice Tallent, 705 Tirzah Road, York, SC 29745.
Condolences may be made at www.greenefuneralhome.net.