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STUART, VA
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2014
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TROY LEE BOYD
Troy Lee Boyd "PawPaw", age 67, of Pulaski passed away Sunday, October 26, 2014 at the Lewis-Gale Hospital ­ Pulaski.
Born February 1, 1947 in Franklin County he was the son of the late Abedan Boyd and Minnie Brammer Austin. He was also preceded in death by his stepfather, Jimmy Austin.
He is survived by his wlife Kathleen Boyd of Pulaski; two daughters, Cheryl Boyd and Whitney Boyd, both of Pulaski; three sons, David Boyd of Pulaski, Dale Windle of Troutville, and Mark Windle and wife Lori of Pulaski; eight grandchildren, Katie and Brayden Boyd, David Higgins, Brandi, Xoie and Emelia, Dunagan, Sierra, Sommer, Ty and Alyssa Windle; one brother and sister-in-law, Calvin R. and Patricia Boyd of Pulaski; two sisters, Brenda Hooper of Pulaski and Dorothy Foard of MD.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m., October 29, 2014 at the Bower Funeral HomeChapel, Pulaski. Inter-ment will follow at the Shiloh Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. until service time at Bower Funeral Home.
To send the family your online condolences, visit www.bowerfuneralhome.com
Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the Boyd Family.
 
WILLIAM T. ELDER
William Thomas "FBI" Elder, 72, of Patrick Springs, died Saturday, October 25, 2014, at Select Specialty Care, Moses Cone Hospital, Greensboro, N.C.
He was born in Maryland on October 8, 1942 and was a son of the late William Elder and the late Mary Pierce Elder.
He retired from the Baltimore City Police Department after 34 years of service.
Surviving are his wife of 30 years, Deborah Elder; two daughters, Holly Whorley and Tammy Elder; and three grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 3 to 4 p.m. in the Bassett Funeral Service Chapel where a memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. with Pastor Timmy Waller officiating.
Online condolences may be made at www.bassettfuneralservice.com.
 
JASON W. FAIN
Jason Wayne Fain, age 34, of Stuart, died Saturday, October 25, 2014.
He was born on February 4, 1980, in Patrick County. Jason was preceded in death by his father, Ralph Junior Fain.
Surviving are his daughter, Mackenzie Rea Fain of the home; his mother, Sue Holt Fain of Stuart; one sister and brother-in-law, Pansy and Benny Joyce of Stuart; one brother, R.J. Fain of Patrick Springs; and two nieces, Brittany Joyce and Logan Fain.
Funeral services were held Monday at Moody Funeral Home in Stuart with Pastor Dave Henry officiating. Burial was in the Patrick Memorial Gardens.
Memorial donations may be made to the Five Forks Wesleyan Building Fund, 3800 Salem Hwy., Stuart, VA 24171.
Online condolences may be sent to www.moodyfuneralservices.com.
 
MARIE N. HODGES
Marie Nunn Hodges, age 81, of Meadows of Dan, died Tuesday, October 21, 2014, at the Laurel Meadows Nursing Home.
She was born on February 26, 1933 and was a daughter of the late Clarence Nunn and Dossie Mae Metts Wyatt. She was also preceded in death by her husband, James Marshall Hodges; a daughter, Joyce Marie Hodges; and a brother, Billy Nunn.
Surviving are one daughter and son-in-law, Sharon and Chris Wilson of Meadows of Dan; one son and daughter-in-law, Jimmy and Rhonda Hodges of Floyd; two grandchildren, Leah Foley Delp and husband Nathan, and Isabel Marie Fusu Wilson; four great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Otis Nunn of Axton and Bobby Nunn of Horsepasture.
A graveside service was held Thursday at the Hodges family cemetery in Meadows of Dan with Pastor Stewart Childress officiating.
Arrangements were by Moody Funeral Home in Stuart. Online condolences may be sent to www.moodyfuneralservices.com.
 
HENRY R. HOLT SR.
Henry Reid Holt Sr., age 63, of Stuart, died Wednesday, October 22, 2014, as the result of an automobile accident.
He was born in Patrick County on August 27, 1951 and was a son of the late Harvey Lester Holt and Rachel Virginia Lawson Holt. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Benny Holt.
Surviving are one son, Henry Holt Jr. of Stuart; one daughter, Mandy Holt of Florida; three grandchildren; seven brothers, Jack Holt and Claude Holt, both of Claudville, Randy Holt of Mount Airy, N.C., Roger Holt of Stuart, William Holt of Ararat, James Holt of Lawsonville, N.C., and Leonard Holt of Stuart; four sisters, Barbara Brown and Ann Holt, both of Claudville, and Mildred Collins and Audrey Pendleton, both of Stuart.
Funeral services were held Sunday at Moody Funeral Home in Stuart with Pastor Tommy Nichols officiating. Burial was in the Holt family cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Henry Holt Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 307, Stuart, Va. 24171.
Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.moodyfuneralservices.com.
 
SONYA L. LEWIS
Sonya Lynn Lewis, age 58, of Morehead City, N.C., died Tuesday, October 21, 2014, in Carteret General Hospital in Morehead City.
She was born in Ashland, Ky., on January 17, 1956, and was preceded in death by her father, Ronald Lewis.
She was an active member of Sovereign Grace Baptist Church in Jacksonville, N.C., and had taught fourth and fifth grade for over 20 years. She was a member of the Folklander's Dance Group, performing dances from many countries.
Surviving are her mother, Martha L. Lewis of Ashland; a brother and sister-in-law, Terry and Cinda Lewis of Newport, N.C.; a sister and brother-in-law, Alane and Ira Cox of Ashland; and two nieces, Chelsea Lewis and Pamela Cox.
A graveside service was held Friday, October 24, 2014, at 1 p.m. in the Roberson Family Cemetery on Poplar Camp Road in Charity with Pastor Gary Shepard officiating
Memorial contributions may be made to Sovereign Grace Baptist Church, c/o Gary Shepard, 495 Holly Shelter Road, Jacksonville, N.C. 28540 or to Thirteenth Street Baptist Church, P.O. Box 1700, Ashland, Ky. 41105-1700. Arrangements were by Moody Funeral Home in Stuart. Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.moodyfuneralservices.com.
 
MATTHEW U. PENN
Matthew Usha Penn, 32, of Winston-Salem, N.C., died Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at his home.
He was born on February 15, 1982, in Stuart, and was the son of James Penn of Critz and Mary Lee Reynolds Hunt of Martinsville.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his father, Wayland Hunt of Martinsville; one sister, Antoinette Penn of Raleigh, N.C.; a half-sister, Penny Faith Penn of Critz; one brother, James Theodore Penn III of Omaha, Neb.; and his grandmothers, Hattie Mae Penn of Ridgeway and Eva Reynolds of Patrick Springs.
The funeral service was held Sunday at Collins Funeral Home, Bassett Chapel with Pastor Ricky Carter officiating. Burial was in Mt. Nebo Holiness Church Cemetery.
Arrangements were by Collins Funeral Home, Bassett. To express condolences online, visit www.collinsmckeestonebassett.com.
 
BERTHA H. WILLARD
Bertha Hunt Willard, age 78, of Stuart, died at Pioneer Community Hospital in Stuart.
She was born in Henry County on May 16, 1936, and was a daughter of the late Floyd Willis Hunt and Minnie Wyatt Hunt. She was also preceded in death by three brothers, Charles Hunt, Tyron Hunt, and Bobby Hunt.
Surviving are her loving husband, Willie Raymond Willard of the home; one daughter, Deborah Hazen of Bedford, Ind.; two sons, Willie Tracy Willard and Floyd J. Willard, both of Stuart; one granddaughter, Michelle Hazen of Indiana; one brother, Ernest Hunt of Penhook, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Tuesday at Moody Funeral Home Chapel in Stuart with the Rev. Chris Foley officiating. Burial was in Patrick Memorial Gardens.
Memorial donations may be made to the Fairystone Volunteer Fire Department, 6687 Fairystone Park Hwy., Stuart, VA 24171.
Online condolences may be sent by visiting www.moodyfuneralservices.com.
 
CLARENCE T. YOUNG
Clarence Thomas "CT" Young, 73, of Patrick Springs, died Sunday, October 26, 2014, at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital.
He was born in Virginia on February 24, 1941, and was a son of the late Clarence H. Young and the late Thelma Carter Young. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Glee Young.
He was the owner of Patrick Trucking and the co-owner of Gator Trucking.
Surviving are his wife of 51 years, Mildred Young; children, Karen Manning, Sharon Brewer, and Kevin Young; five grandchildren; sisters, Lorine Adams, Geneva Gregory, Shirley Foley, Evelyn Craig, Vera Dodson and Dorothy Goad; and brothers, Larry Young and Michael Mabe.
A memorial service was held Tuesday at Bassett Funeral Service Chapel.
Online condolences may be made at www.bassettfuneralservice.com.