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Mr. Cleveland Lynch, III

July 29, 1971 ~ March 23, 2022 (age 50)


Mr. Cleveland Lynch III, affectionately known by many as "Spanky", was born on July 29, 1971, in Rocky Mount, NC.  He departed this life on Wednesday, March 23, 2022, at Duke University Hospital in Durham NC.

Cleveland was raised in  Nash County, NC, and attended Nash County Public School Systems. He was loving, outgoing, and a good-hearted man, who loved and cherished his family.  He shared good humor and a big smile with everyone he met.

Cleveland leaves happy and loving memories in the hearts of his family:  mother, Doris Lynch of Bailey, NC, and father, Cleveland Lynch Jr. of Nashville, NC;  two daughters, Sha’Lisa Lynch (Larry) and Sha’mayne Murphy, both of Spring Hope, NC;  three granddaughters, Amiyah Lynch, Amari Lynch, and Jamiya Freeman, all of Spring Hope, NC;  one grandson, Cameron Murphy, also of Spring Hope NC;  one brother, Curtis Lynch (Tiffinie) of Rocky Mount, NC;  one sister, Valerie Addison (Maurice) of Rocky Mount, NC. Cleveland was a loving uncle to Jaylyn (Schnelle), Harmoni, Cam’Ron, and Tylir, and one great-nephew, Koda; along with a host of relatives and friends.

A funeral service will be held at 12:00 PM, Sunday, March 27, 2022, at William Toney's Funeral Home in Spring Hope, NC.  A viewing will be held from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM prior to the service.

A Service of Love and Dignity provided by William Toney's Funeral Home, Spring Hope. 





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March 27, 2022

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
William Toney's Funeral Home Inc.
216 E. Barbee Street
Zebulon, NC 27597

Funeral Service
March 27, 2022

12:00 PM
William Toney's Funeral Home
516 S. Poplar Street
Spring Hope, NC 27882

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