The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

September 27, 2013

Joseph Alley was self-employed


Friday, September 27, 2013 — Gastonia – Joseph Wesley Alley Sr., 57, passed away September 23, 2013, at his residence.

He was a native of Stanly County, son of the late Thomas and Thelma Buchanan Alley.

He was a self-employed concrete contractor and a member of Calvary Baptist Church, Gastonia.

Survivors include his wife, Christine Webb Alley; sons, J. Wesley Alley Jr. and Nathaniel T. Alley, both of Albemarle; brothers, Tommy Alley of Albemarle and Sam (Sara) Alley of Anderson, S.C.; father-in- law, Evan Webb of Gastonia; brother-in-law, David (Carol) Webb of Clayton; and five grandchildren,

A service to celebrate his life will be Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church in Gastonia conducted by Rev. Josh Glandon and Rev. Matthew Alley.

The family will receive friends from 1-1:55 p.m. prior to the service in the church.

Burial will follow in Gaston Memorial Park, Masonic Section.

The family requests that memorials may be made to Calvary Baptist Church, 3001 York Road, Gastonia, NC 28052.

Condolences may be emailed to for the family.

Ward Funeral Service is assisting the Alley family.