Chris Talley

Chris Talley, a resident of Winslow and formerly of Safford, passed away Friday afternoon, November 2, 2018, at the St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in Phoenix, following a brief illness.  Chris was 45.

Chris leaves to mourn: his wife and forever love, Jennifer Talley; his son, Chris; his daughter, Kandalynn; his step-daughter, Katherine E. Phillips (Chris); his granddaughter, Carissa; his father, Michael Irvin Talley; his sister, Sarah Gross; and his brother, Richard Gross.

Chris was preceded in death by: his mother, Jessie Ruth Rains.

Funeral services for Chris will be conducted Saturday, November 10, 2018, at 4:00 p.m., at Vining Funeral Home’s “Chapel of the Valley.” Military honors will be conferred by the Gila Valley Veterans Honor Guard.

Family will receive friends Saturday afternoon, November 10, 2018, from 3:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m., at the Vining Funeral Home.

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Arrangements and cremation are entrusted to Vining Funeral Home.