Alfred Warren Lyon
Alfred Warren Lyon, 93, a lifetime resident of Granville County passed away Thursday, February 11, 2021 at his home.
He was born December 16, 1927 in Granville County to the late Joel Logan Lyon and Lurline Coley Lyon. He was a member of Creedmoor First Baptist Church and was a former Deacon, Sunday School Teacher and very active in his church. Mr. Lyon was a member of the Granville County School Board for many years and proudly served his country in the US Army. Mr. Lyon farmed all of his life and was very involved with Lyon Farms.
Graveside services with Military rites will be conducted at 2:00 PM Sunday, February 14, 2021 at Carolina Memorial Gardens in Creedmoor by Rev. Jim Shelley. You may access the graveside service by clicking on the following link:
Graveside Service: https://vimeo.com/511803905
He leaves to cherish his memory two sons, Richard Warren Lyon of Creedmoor, Mark Wheeler Lyon (Catherine) of Northside; a granddaughter Coley Anne Lyon of Charlotte; sister-in-law, Mary Frances Rogers Lyon of Creedmoor; special friends, Hilda Trejo and her four daughters, April, Leslie, Jessica and Ruby Trejo.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Josephine Wheeler Lyon; a sister, Margurite Lyon Hopkins and a brother, James Lyon.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Masonic Home for Children, 600 College St. Oxford, NC 27565 or to Central Children’s Home of North Carolina, 211 West Antioch Dr. Oxford, NC 27565.