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Rev. Daniel Raymond Salmon

July 17, 1941 ~ September 6, 2020 (age 79)


King – Rev. Daniel Raymond Salmon, 79, of King, NC passed away on Sunday, September 6, 2020 at his home with his loving family by his side. 

Rev. Salmon was born on July 17, 1941 in Roanoke Co., VA to the late Rev. Willie B. and Lilly La Prade Salmon. He was an alumnus of Lee University and Gardner Webb University, served as a Bishop in the Church of God of Cleveland, TN and founder of the Chaplaincy for the city of King and Stokes County.  He was the founder and served as Pastor of Harvest Temple Church of God in King, NC, for thirty-five years. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter; Kelly Carone, sisters: Rebecca Williams, Ann Mitchell, Doris Lawson, and Margaret Everett, brothers: James Salmon, Charles Salmon, Richard Salmon, Robert Salmon, and Gene Salmon, and grandchildren: Carter Gene Ayers, and Caitlyn Grace Ayers.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife of sixty-one years, Judith Layne Salmon, daughters: Beth Spainhour and Sandy Ayers (Randy), a son; Steven Salmon, a sister; Ruby Parks, grandchildren: Duane Spainhour (Beverly), Carlie Procton (Michael), Jonathan Carone (Nicole), Jaymie Boose (Matthew), Jordan Carone, Cory Salmon, Terri Salmon, Carson Ayers, Bailey Ayers, and Cailey Ayers, and five great grandchildren

Rev. Salmon will lie in state on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 from 11:00 AM until 5:00 PM at Slate Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at Harvest Temple Church of God, 312 Newsome Rd. King, NC.  There will be a private interment.

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Lie instate
September 8, 2020

11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Slate Funeral Home
132 E Dalton Rd
King, NC 27021

Funeral Service
September 9, 2020

10:00 AM
Harvest Temple Church of God

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