Geraldine Silver Alston was born June 22, 1941 to the late William and Annie Richardson Silver. She departed this life May 29, 2018 at the Franklin Oaks Nursing Center in Louisburg, North Carolina.
Geraldine was educated in the Franklin County School System. She joined Gillfield Missionary Baptist Church at an early age.
Geraldine was united in marriage to the late Nathaniel Alston and to this union seven children were born. She was a dedicated wife, mother and grandmother. She was a hard-worker in the home on the farm and in public work.
She was preceded in death by two sons, Lawrence and Preston Alston.
She leaves to cherish her memories: her sons, Nathaniel Alston (Marsha) of Warrenton, NC, Rev. Randolph Alston (Shirley) and Amos Alston both of Louisburg, NC, McDonald Alston (Annette) of Kittrell, NC and Kenneth Alston of the home; ten grandchildren; fourteen great grandchildren; a special friend, Deaconess Ruby Williams; one brother-in-law, Harvey Alston; two sisters-in-law, Orelia Alston and Lola Bell Wright; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.