Wayne Benjamin Tallent of Miami died Friday, Aug. 10, 2007, at Osborne Care & Rehab in Miami. He was 60.

Mr. Tallent was born April 9, 1947, in St. Louis, Mo., to Joseph Joe and Charlotte (Leader) Tallent.

He worked in his brother's commercial cleaning business. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Cardin.

He was married to Belinda Briggs. She survives and their two sons, Johnathan Tallent and Wayne Tallent Jr.

Additional survivors include three sons, Timothy Terry Tallent of Virginia, Wayne Gray of Virginia and Wayne Tallent of St. Louis; two brothers, Terry Southworth and Timothy Tallent and his wife Karen Tallent, and two sisters, Velva Sue Tallent and Joan King.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Lawrence Tallent.

Private services will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are under the direction of Paul Thomas Funeral Home of Miami.

Paid Obituary