Louis Ray Stallings, 69, died Sunday. He was a native of Johnston County and a member of Faith Baptist Church, Knightdale. He loved; the Tarheels, country cooking, and Bluegrass music. He was preceded in death by his father, Preston Grey Stallings.
He is survived by his daughter, Heather Brooke Stallings of Oxford; son, Louis Ray Stallings, Jr.; mother, Laura Mae Coats Stallings of Wake Forest; siblings; David Grey Stallings (Susie) of Raleigh, Lawson Stallings of Wake Forest, Jo Ann Horton (Donald) of Zebulon, Tillie Turlington (Bob) of Wendell, Rebecca Pettway of Williamsburg, VA; many nieces & nephews.
In lieu of flowers the family prefers memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association.
Memorial funeral service 3 pm, Thursday, Strickland Funeral Home Chapel, 211 W. Third St., Wendell with visitation from 1:30–3 pm, prior to the service. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net