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Leona

Humphries

Conner

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July 25, 2018

Leona Humphries Conner, 9o, of 332 East Gordon Street died Wednesday, July 25, 2018, in the Brian Center Rehabilitation and Nursing Care at Low Moor. Mrs. Conner was born November 7, 1927, in Alleghany County a daughter of the late Albert and Elsie Bush Humphries. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a Sister, Eilene Andrews, and a Brother, Gene Humphries. She had retired from the Environmental Services Department of the former Alleghany Memorial Hospital in Covington and Alleghany Regional Hospital in Low Moor. She was a longtime member of the Mountain Valley United Methodist Church. She was also a member of the Good Hope Rebekah Lodge and the Women of the Moose. Surviving are her two Daughters, Vickie Reed Shaffer Williamson, of Eagle Rock and Cyndie Reed Bradley of Covington; four grandchildren, Scott Shaffer and his Wife, Sherry, of Clifton Forge, Troy Shaffer of Richmond, Victoria Bradley of Alexandria, Cole Bradley of Harrisonburg and several nieces and nephews including Kathy McCoy and her Husband, Robert, of Covington. The funeral service will be held Saturday, July 28, 2018, at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of Arritt Funeral Home with the Rev. Jonathan Greer officiating assisted by the Rev. F. Lee Dotson. Interment will be made in the Humphries Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Scott Shaffer, Troy Shaffer, Cole Bradley, Mike Humphries, Mark Humphries and Jason Lee. Honorary pallbearers will be James Napier, Buzzy Eggleston, Eston Burge, T. J. Humphries, Robert McCoy, Robert Jackson and Buzzy Tucker. The family will receive their friends on Saturday from 12:30 PM until service time at Arritt Funeral Home and other times at the home of Cyndie Bradley at 4017 Midland Trail, Covington, VA 24426. The family suggests that donations in Mrs. Conner's name be made to the Mountain Valley United Methodist Church, c/o Mrs. Brenda Napier, 5316 Hayes Gap Road, Covington, VA 24426, or to the Alleghany Humane Society, 9313 Rich Patch Road, Covington, VA 24426. Service Saturday, July 28, 2018 02:00 PM Arritt Funeral Home Chapel 1102 S. Highland Ave. Covington,Virginia - 24426 Visition Saturday, July 28, 2018 12:30 PM - 02:00 PM Arritt Funeral Home 1102 S. Highland Ave. Covington,Virginia - 24426
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Juanita /Kenny Helton

Apr 23, 2024

The family of Betty ,we will miss her so much ,I will never forget her Praising the Lord ,always dancing in the presence of the Lord ,always had a heart of gold for the people ❤️, she is now in the arms of the Lord ,

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Laura Harris Waddy

Apr 23, 2024

Betty was my classmate from grade 6 at Watson to Graduation from CHS, c/o 1971. She was very quiet, yet very friendly.
I saw her several times, after her return to Covington, usually at church. She was very spiritual and loved worship and praise.
My condolences 🙏🏽 and prayers to her entire Family.

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J.R. & Mary Persinger

Apr 23, 2024

Sorry for your loss. May Joe rest in a peaceful heaven. Prayers for the family.

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Debbie Shuart

Apr 22, 2024

Kathy, So sorry to hear of Robert’s passing. He’ll be remembered as the kind face and always a kind word sitting in front of us at Church. Prayers 🙏

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Mr. and Mrs Terry Rock

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and family - We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Johnny was a fine man and he will be missed. Please know that you will be in our thoughts and prayers, with our sincerest sympathy.

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Thomas and Barbara Tucker

Apr 21, 2024

Robert was one of the greatest person I've ever met a Christian friend. And man always loved to see you happy go lucky. Never a bad word to say about anybody. Are lives are richer for knowing him .

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Debbie Tingler Smith

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and Family
So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Johnny was such a kind sweet person. His smile would brighten anyone's day. God Bless All of You.

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Michele and Joshua

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley and family. Sorry for your loss.

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Sandy Lemons

Apr 21, 2024

Shirley, John and Lorrie my thoughts and prayers. Some of our best times in Covington were at your house. Johnny and Bo are up there healthy and pain free. My love and prayers are with you all.

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Donnette Miles

Apr 20, 2024

May you rest in paradise.

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Jack & Nadine Wykle

Apr 20, 2024

Cathy we are both so sorry for your loss. May you find hope and peace in the precious memories of yesterday.

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Roscoe R. Humphries

Apr 20, 2024

Jonny was such a wonderful man who loved his family, enjoyed his motorcycle rides with friends and attending car shows. Prayers to you Shirley and family.

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