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Lorene Tyler James

December 22, 1932 — August 10, 2019

Lorene Brown (Tyler) James passed peacefully Saturday Morning, August 10th at 12:55 AM at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA.

Lorene was a lifelong member of “The Flats of Middle Creek Missionary Baptist Church” in Scaly, NC.
Lorene is preceded in death by her Husband (Marcel Tyler), Mother (Pearl Brown), Father (Ransom Brown), Brother and Sister-In-Law (Ulyss and Dorthey Brown), Sister (Catherine Brown) and Brother (Cling Brown). Lorene is survived by two Sons (Russell and Dale Tyler), a Daughter-In-Law (Elaine Tyler), four Grandchildren (Adam, Cole, Belle and Sarah Tyler), one Great-Grandchild (Easton Tyler), five Siblings (Paulene Miller,Milton Brown, Merle Kilby, Nina Williams and Joanne Williams) and many extended family members, friends and her Rat Terrier, Chester.

The family is at the home in Rabun Gap .

The body is at Hunter Funeral Home and will lie in state from 11:00 A.M. until 1:00 P.M. (The Service Hour) Monday August12th 2019 at “The Flats of Middle Creek Missionary Baptist Church.” with the funeral to follow and will be conducted by Rev. Marty Kilby.  and Rev. Kenny Kilby will conduct at graveside.

Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Monday, August 12, 2019

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Flats of Middle Creek Baptist Church

North Carolina 106, Scaly Mountain, NC 28775

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