Georgia Bernice Siler, 89, of Siler City passed away at her home on Thursday, July 15, 2021.

Mrs. Siler was born in Chatham County on September 1, 1931, to the late Web and Mary Taylor.

Bernice was a loyal member of the First Missionary Baptist Church until her health deteriorated. She loved her family and proudly spent her years looking after them. In death, Bernice precedes her husband Marvin Junior Siler, three brothers and a sister.

She leaves behind her daughters Melinda Walden from Siler City, Deborah Alston and husband Jerry from Siler City, Minister Cheryl Siler-Jones from Siler City, Evangelist Pamela Moffitt from Siler City, Anita Dickson and husband Norman from Greensboro and Dr. Demetria Siler of South Carolina; Son, Barney Siler and wife Robin of Siler City; Brother, Bobby A. Taylor and Mrs. Gerlene von Pittsboro; four sisters-in-law, two sisters-in-law, 13 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

The family received friends Monday, July 19, 2021, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., and Tuesday, July 20, 2021, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the First Missionary Baptist Church, 914 Martin Luther King Blvd., Siler City, NC The funeral service took place on Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. at the First Missionary Baptist Church. Rev. Barry Gray officiated and lauded daughter, Evangelist Pamela Moffitt. The funeral took place in the graveyard of the First Missionary Baptist Church. The family asked you to wear a mask.

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Smith & Buckner Funeral Home supported the Siler family.