Service set Monday for daughter of gospel singer Micah Stampley

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

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.”