Let the memory of Marie be with us forever
  • 92 years old
  • Born on July 14, 1921 .
  • Passed away on August 5, 2013 .

Marie Richards Temple, 92, a longtime resident of Granville County passed away Monday, August 5th 2013 at Granville House in Oxford.

A native of Wake County, the widow of Vermel W. Temple and the daughter of the late William and Lillie Bunn Richards.  She was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church in Creedmoor and retired as a secretary with Creedmoor Mfg.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, August 7th, 2013 in the Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor by Rev. Tom Lamm and Rev. Dan Hill .Burial will be in Carolina Memorial Gardens in Creedmoor.

Surviving are three sons, David “Ricky” Temple (Shelia) of Martinsville Va, Bobby Temple (Wanda) and Rex Temple (Diana) both of Creedmoor, a sister, Sallie R. Cook of Winston Salem, a brother Maylon Richards of Birmingham, Ala., six grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.  She was preceded by two brothers, William Richards and Raeford Richards.

Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to Fellowship Baptist Church, 1512 Beaver Dam Rd., Creedmoor, N.C. 27522.

Visitation will be held from 12:30 – 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, August 7th, 2013 prior to the funeral service at Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor and at other times at the home of her son Bobby Temple.

Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor is assisting the Temple Family.

Posted by Deborah Keith on 7th August 2013
Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this time. Marie was a very special lady. May God bless each of you. Walter & Linda K. Champion
Posted by Ray Gooch on 6th August 2013
Rex, I am sorry to hear about your mother's death. It has been a very long time since I saw you, but pray God's blessings for you now.
Posted by Kay Turner on 6th August 2013
Bobby & Family so sorry to hear about Marie. She was a sweet lady. I enjoyed talking to her while I attended Fellowship Church. Praying for the family and may you find peace in knowing Marie is with her Heavenly Father . Sorry I will not be able to attend the funeral. Remember God loves you and so do I.
Posted by Deborah Keith on 6th August 2013
So sorry to hear about Marie. She was a great lady. I remember all the years we all went to Fellowship Church together and she was my VBS teacher. May all the family live in peace with all the years and memories you have of her. God Bless each of you during this time. Deborah Keith & Family

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