Winfred James Stallings of South Boston passed away Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020. He was born in Wallace, North Carolina on April 18, 1932 and was 87 years of age. He was the son of the late James Malcolm Stallings and the late Clydia Winders Stallings. He was married to Patty Hazelwood Stallings who survives.

He was of the Baptist faith and served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict.

Winfred James Stallings is survived by his wife, Patty H. Stallings of South Boston; his children, Debra Stallings Seifer and husband Scott of Carolina Beach, North Carolina, Douglas James Stallings and wife Billie of Franklin, North Carolina; two grandchildren, Annelise Seifer of Arlington and Austin Gregory of Winston-Salem, North Carolina; one great grandchild, Wren Seifer of Arlington; step-children Deborah Blanks and husband Wayne of Clover and Roger Cassada of Clover; a number of step-grandchildren and families; siblings Lucille Kelly of Apex, North Carolina, Shirley Lewter and husband Billy of Apex, North Carolina and Richard Stallings of Durham, North Carolina.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Juanita Durham Stallings; one brother and two sisters.

A graveside service will be held Monday, Feb. 10, 2020 at 1 p.m. at Clover Cemetery.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date.

For memorials, consider a charity of your choice.

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Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, South Boston.