Roland “Sonny” Pernay Tarlton Jr.
Roland “Sonny” Pernay Tarlton Jr., of Granville County passed away Monday, April 18,2022 at his home.
Sonny was born on April 15,1947 in Union County to the late Roland Pernay Tarlton Sr. and Julia Rebecca Stegall. He had a passion for motorcycles and owned Ancient Iron Cycle in Oxford for many years. Sonny was a loving and dedicated husband and father.
Services will be private.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife of fifty-five years, Christa Hecker Tarleton; one daughter, Tina Tarlton Smith (Tony); two sons, Ronald Eric Tarlton (Lisa) and Bobby Lee Tarlton; four grandchildren, Jessica Smith Jones (Bryant), Daniel Smith, Dylan Tarlton and Jacob Tarlton; one great-granddaughter, Aubreigh Jones; six sisters, Judy Miles and Mary Ellen, Delores Hickey, Tammie Helms, Wendy Eldridge and Dorita Simpson and many loving nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Kathy Malone and Maxine Gay.