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Etha

Altizer

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February 24, 2014

ETHA ALTIZER Etha Stalnaker Altizer, also know as E., Nana and Grand Nana, left her earthly cares behind on February 24, 2014, surrounded by family and friends. She was born March 25, 1937 in Alleghany County to Gideon and Elsie Ryder Stalnaker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by the father of her children, Herman D. "Buzzy" Altizer; two brothers, Charles Stalnaker and Lewis Stalnaker and a sister Jeraldine Farley. Etha was employed for 23 years as a CNA for the former C & O Hospital in Clifton Forge and retired form Alleghany Regional Hospital. Surviving are her children, a son Douglas W. Altizer and his wife Barbara of Clifton Forge; two daughters, Julie L. Altizer and her partner Paula Lindsay of Buena Vista and Susan M. Altizer of Covington. Susie along with her son, Ian , lived with and provided special care for their mother and grandmother. Other grandchildren are Doug Altizer, Jr. and his wife, Heidi of Covington and Mary Beth Altizer of Charlottesville; Great Grandchildren, Hunter Higgins; Gage Higgins; Emma Allen and Mackenlee Altizer ; one brother, Whitey Stalnaker of Clifton Forge; three sisters, Opal Powell of Clifton Forge; Maxine Lockhart of Lynchburg and Frances Johnson of Gloucester and several cousins, including Betty Ryder May of New Hope. Etha was blessed by several dear friends, Lou Hubble of Covington and James "Cheese " Smith of Covington; care takers, Heather Boone Roberts ,Marsha Griffith and Heather Clark. In keeping with her wishes, her body has been cremated. Memorial Information The family suggests that memorial donations in Etha's name may be made to Mountain Regional Hospice, P.O. Box 637, Clifton Forge, VA 24422.
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Delores Tucker (Glory)

Mar 1, 2024

I just want to send my condolences in the loss of your loved one and my cousin. I have so many wonderful memories of growing up in The Gap and in Low Moor. She was such a wonderful lady and I know you will miss her.

Glory Tucker.

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David Cook

Feb 29, 2024

You are in my thoughts and prayers. Enjoyed my years working with Mable and her infectious spirit. She will be truly missed. May God grant you his perfect peace in your time of loss.

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William Jones

Feb 29, 2024

I am praying for your family. David and Kamila.

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William Jones

Feb 29, 2024

I am praying for your family. David and Kamila

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Nicole Sadler

Feb 29, 2024

He also had a daughter, his firstborn, Nicole Sadler. The only one of his children that shared his last name.

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Jenny Haynes

Feb 28, 2024

David. Kamila and Mrs Fisher, I am so very sorry to hear of your loss. Angie has been a special friend for a very long time. I hope if there is anything I can do for you all please let me know.

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Karen Phillips

Feb 28, 2024

Me and grandma would always listen to music

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SYLVIA

Feb 28, 2024

ALWAYS HELPFUL AND ALWAYS WITH A SMILE IN HER DAYS AT VALERO. SHE WILL BE REMEMBERED AND MISSED.

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Jack Williams

Feb 28, 2024

Enjoyed the services in church playing piano for 5 years rest in peace, Pastor Debbie

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Robin Bartley Simmons

Feb 27, 2024

So Shocked, Mary (Angie) we grew up together and she was always a bright spot in my life, had not talked to her for a couple months. We always had fun in whatever we were doing. Prayers for the family, she loved her family so much. Love You My Dear Friend will never forget all our good times.

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Pearl bland

Feb 27, 2024

Iam so sorry to hear of your mom's passing, she will be missed prayers the family

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Lucinda brugh

Feb 27, 2024

She was a wonderful lady she loved her children and grandchildren and great grandchildren she will be missed gone but not forgotten

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