(ROANOKE) Anthony J. Traylor, 53, died on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020, at Wellstar West Georgia Medical Center in LaGrange, Ga.

Anthony was born on April 1, 1967, in Randolph County to the parentage of the late Mr. and Mrs. Willie Lee Traylor and Lucille (Johnson) Traylor. At an early age, he joined First Baptist Church in Roanoke, where he remained a member until his homegoing. Educated locally, Anthony was a graduate of the Handley High School Class of 1985. Anthony remained in the community throughout his 53 years, taking as many jobs as he could work, as a handyman. 

Survivors include one sister, Barbara Brooks of Roanoke; two nephews, Stacey Brooks of Roanoke and Stanford Brooks of Douglasville, Ga.; along with his many other nieces, nephews and other relatives. He was preceded in death by three brothers, Randy, Ronnie and Tracey Traylor.

Viewing will be Sunday, Aug. 30 from 1-6 p.m. at Clark Memorial Funeral Service, Roanoke.

Graveside services will be Monday, Aug. 31, at 11 a.m. at

Skyview Memorial Gardens, Five Points.

Clark Memorial Funeral Service, Roanoke.

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