Mr. Sylvester V. Milam, age 65, of Holly Springs, departed this life on Monday, December 20, 2021.
Funeral, 1 PM, Wednesday, December 29, 2021, at Steven L. Lyons Funeral Home, 1515 New Bern Avenue, Raleigh. Elder Bill Milam, Officiating. Visitation, 12:30 - 1 PM, prior to the service. Interment, Ellis-Milam Family Cemetery, Macon. Public viewing, 12 Noon to 8 PM, Tuesday, December 28, 2021, at the funeral home.
Survivors; daughters, Selena M. Ross (Lorenzo II) of Raleigh, Rachel Bonier of Spring Lake and Sylvia Swan of Cary; mother, Dorothy Drake Milam of Warrenton; brothers, John H. Milam, Jr. of Macon, Elder Bill Milam of Dale City, VA, Clyde Milam of Garner and Mike Milam of Durham; grandchildren, Kadence Thompson, Faith Ross, Xavier Bonier, Shanita Cannon, Kaiyannah Swan, Jessica McDuffie and Toby McDuffie; and a host of other relatives and friends, including his former spouse, Hazelene Milam.
The family will receive friends at 4413 Offshore Dr., Raleigh.
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