He was retired from the United States Navy after 30 years of service. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Hillsboro.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Marley. He was also preceded in death by his twins: Charles and Edgar Marley; two brothers: John Thomas Marley and James Edward Marley; and two sisters: Gladys Case and Vivian Thomas.
He is survived by his two daughters: Shirley Anne Marley of Hillsboro and Audra Charleen Circelli and husband, Brian; and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 20, 2013, at Fort Hill Cemetery with Shane Pierce officiating. Military honors will be held and a white dove release ceremony will conclude the service.
The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Ralph Buckner Funeral Home prior to the service.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Marley family guest book at www.ralphbuckner.com.