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Michael

Arnet

Andrews

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July 12, 2016

Michael Arnet "Mike" Andrews, 58, of 815 Potts Creek Road, died Tuesday July 12, 2016, at his residence. He was born September 26, 1957, in Covington, a son of the late Robert A. and Anna Lee Tingler Andrews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his Brother, Ronnie Lee Andrews, in March of this year. Mike retired in 2013 from MeadWestvaco, as a Pipefitter after 35 years of service. He was a member of Covington Bible Church and of the Boiling Spring Ruritan Club. Mike was a Master Gardener and an avid hunter. He loved the game of baseball and was a coach with Covington Little League, the Blue Ridge Badgers and the Rip City AAU for a number of years. Surviving are his wife of 36 years, Cindy Slayton Andrews of Covington; one daughter, Megan Andrews of Salem and Robert "Robbie" Andrews and his wife, Lyndsay, of Clifton Forge; one sister, Tracy Slater, and her husband, Teddy, of Vinton; his mother-in-law, Marie Slayton, of Covington; one niece Corey Slater and three nephews, Jeremy Slater, Daniel Andrews, and Travis Andrews and wife, Ashley, and their son, Kamden, and his cat, Molly. The funeral service will be held Monday July 18, 2016 at 2:00 PM in the Arritt Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Doug Williams officiating. The interment will follow in Alleghany Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be Daryl Andrews, Travis Andrews, Woody Jones, Jeremy Slater, Deron Brown, Paul Golden, Mike Young, and Gerry Loan. Honorary pallbearers will be Stan Parham, Daniel Andrews, Danny Walton, Brian Clark, Larry Mann, Rodney Adkins, Joe Martin, Wayne Howard, Jack Leitch, Greg Martin, Ted Wilhelm, Clarence Daniels, Mike Whiteside, Jerry Keyser, and Bill Bailey as well as a number of close friends. The family will receive their friends Sunday evening from 7:00 PM until 8:30 PM at Arritt Funeral Home. Cemetery Information Sunday, July 17, 2016 Alleghany Memorial Park 7008 Winterberry Ave. Covington,VA - 24426 Service Monday, July 18, 2016 02:00 PM Arritt Funeral Home Chapel 1102 S. Highland Ave. Covington,Virginia - 24426 Visition Sunday, July 17, 2016 07:00 PM - 08:30 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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