Calvin Siler Obituary (1929-2021) – Greensboro, NC
Siler, Calvin Kennedy “CK”
January 13, 1929 – October 5, 2021
Mr. Calvin Kennedy “CK” Siler, 92, went home Tuesday, October 5, 2021 to be with his master at the Clapp Care Center.
The memorial service will take place on Monday, October 11, 2021 at 10 a.m. at the Pleasant Garden Baptist Church under the direction of Dr. Lawrence Clapp. The family will receive friends at the Church’s Family Life Center after the service. A funeral service will be held at Sunset Knolls Cemetery, Ramseur, NC at 3:00 p.m.
CK was born on January 13, 1929 to the late Wade Hampton and Annie Christine Bradshaw Siler. He graduated from Elon College in 1954. His college career was interrupted while serving in the US Army during the Korean conflict, where he received a Purple Heart and 2 Bronze Stars. He was a member of the First Christian Church of Ramseur, but attended South Elm Street Baptist Church in later years. Coach Siler retired from Sumner / Southern Guilford High School.
Besides his parents, his wife Billie Lee Burgess Siler preceded him in death; Stepmother, Nell Jones Siler; 3 sisters, Christine Usher, Beryl Beal, and Amey Elizabeth Siler; and a brother, Winfred “Wink” Siler.
Survivors include his two daughters Pam Brown (Renay) and Sandy Terrell (Jay); four grandchildren, Darryl Brown (Stacy), Eric Brown (Alicia), Calvin Brown (Brittany) and Lindsay Carson (Derek); eight great-grandchildren, Gracie Brown, Tyler Brown, Kailey Brown, Kennedy Brown, Camden Brown, Easton Brown, Siler Carson, and Hallie Carson; a sister, Mary Alice Hancock; 2 brothers, Henry Siler and Wayne Siler; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Commemorative donations may be made to the South Elm Street Baptist Church Mission Fund, 4212 South Elm-Eugene Street, Greensboro, NC 27406.
The family would like to express a special “thank you” to all employees at the Clapp Care Center and the Authoracare Collective for their care and concern during the illness of CK.
George Brothers Funeral Service supports the Siler family with the funeral.
Funeral of the George Brothers
803 Greenhaven Drive, Greensboro, NC 27406
Published by Greensboro News & Record on October 9, 2021.