Quincly Alphonso Valentine, 79, of Martinsville, Virginia passed away Monday, April 19, 2021, at Roanoke Carilion Hospital. He was born October 21, 1941, in Henry County to the late Jesse Ben Valentine and Sarah Redd Valentine. He was a member of the American Legion and Preston Community Center. “Al” enjoyed singing and was affectionately called “Pop”.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Bernice Penn Valentine; a sister, Mae Penn; and brother, Colonel Valentine.
He is survived by daughter, Courtenay “Shaun” Valentine; sisters, Frances Bracey, Gloria Tanks, Wanda Hairston, Sarah Morrison, Patricia Preston, and Vanessa Simmons; brothers, Fitzhugh Mayhan, Leroy Valentine and Nathaniel Valentine; Godchildren, Kevin Pilson, Karimah Abdul Salaam, Myssia Hairston, Kulyias Swiney, Devonia Swiney, Taquetta Swiney, Deangelo Swiney, and Tashieka Swiney.
There will be a floating visitation on Thursday, April 22, 2021, from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Wright Funeral Service Chapel. The funeral will be Friday, April 23, 2021, at 11:00 A. M. at Wright Funeral Service Chapel. Burial will follow at Carver Memorial Gardens.
Wright Funeral Service & Crematory is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.wrightfuneralservices.net