YOUNGSVILLE - E. Allen Stallings Sr., 79, died Sunday, Nov. 30, 2008 at home. Funeral services were Tuesday, Dec. 2, in the chapel of Bright Funeral Home, Wake Forest. Burial followed at Youngsville Cemetery.

He was born in Franklin County, son of the late Clare Lee Green Stallings and Minow Stallings. He was a retired cattle farmer, and a heavy equipment operator and owner of E. A. Stallings and Sons Grading Co.
He was preceded in death by one grandson.

Surviving: wife, Margaret Stallings; daughter, Clara Stallings of Youngsville; sons, Bob Stallings (Betty) of Rocky Ford, Al Stallings (Deborah) of Youngsville; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to the N.C. Cattlemen’s Association, 2228 N. Main St., Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526 or the Youngsville Rescue Squad, P. O. Box 78, Youngsville, NC 27596; www.brightfunerals.com.