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Rex Marshall, Sr.

(WADLEY) Funeral services for Rex Marshall, Sr., 63, of Wadley, were held on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2023, at 2 p.m. at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with Bro. Tim Whaley officiating. Burial followed at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery at Broughton.

Mr. Marshall passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 20, at Grandview Medical Center in Birmingham.

Survivors include: two daughters Amber Spraddling (Deron) and Amy Robinson (Justin), both of Wadley; two sons, Rex Marshall Jr., (Shirley) of Dublin, Ga., and Ryan Marshall (Amanda) of Anniston; 21 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one sister, Cindy Reese (Freddie) of Wadley; his beloved dog, JoJo; and the mother of his children, Rosemarie McDaniel (Roger) of Wadley.

Pallbearers were Jon Marshall, Rex Marshall III, Javion Brown, Damarious Spraddling, Demon Spraddling, Eric Cummings, Dean Reese and Robie Tesch. Honorary pallbearers were grandsons, Kylen Sheppard, Dreyson Spraddling, Carter Robinson, Neiko Marshall, Clarke White, Kylas Greathouse and La’ryin Marshall.

A Roanoke native, Mr. Marshall was born on Feb. 25, 1960, the son of Clarence Gilbert Marshall Jr., and Juliaette Windsor Marshall. He was a member of Faith Baptist Church and enjoyed hunting and fishing. Mr. Marshall was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorials may be floral or donations may be made to Recovery Ventures at 2706 US 70, Swannanoa, NC 28778. Online condolences may be expressed at

Quattlebaum Funeral Home, Roanoke.