The memorial service for Mary Stampley, the 15-year-old daughter of gospel singer Micah Stampley, will be held at 9:30 a.m. Monday at Word of Faith Family Worship Cathedral, 212 Riverside Parkway in Austell.
Stampley, of Fayetteville, died on Oct. 22 due to complications from a seizure. The cause of the seizure was not released.
The family is requesting that those attending wear Mary’s favorite colors – shades of purple, gray or white.
A public viewing will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at Willie Watkins Funeral Home, 6580 Church St. in Riverdale.
All clergy are asked to RSVP at www.princessmary-clery.app.rsvpify.com.
Micah Stampley has been nominated for several Dove and Stellar Awards. He and his wife, Heidi, a songwriter and record executive, own Orleans Brews and Beignets in Fayetteville.
Atlanta entertainment Attorney James L. Walker is a close friend.
“Mary was one of the sweetest and most talented children I have ever met,” he said. “She can sing and she had a smile that could brighten up the whole room. She had a powerful strength like her mom.”
Micah Stampley thanked his fans and supporters on Instagram.
“To the hundreds of thousands of people praying for my family and I: THANK YOU! We feel them and I’ve been experiencing the strength of God like never before.”
SOURCE: Shelia Poole, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution