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William

Edward "Bill"

Hepler

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April 12, 2015

William Howard "Bill" Hepler, 87, of Paint Bank, died, Sunday, April 12, 2015 at the Veterans Medical Center in Salem. Mr. Hepler was born April 20, 1927 in Alleghany County, a son of the late Harvey Lee and Mary Reynolds Hepler. In addition to his parents he was preceded by his wife, Nora Darlene Crowder Helper in 1996; a daughter Frances Hepler in 2007 and also by six brothers and three sisters. He served his country with the United States Army during the Korean War. Mr. Hepler retired as a foreman with the Robertson Construction Company in Roanoke. Surviving are three daughters, Shirley Dixon and her husband Roger of Union, WV; Nancy Kessler and her husband Perry Salisbury, NC and Jo Ann Anderson of FL; one son, Donald Helper of Roanoke; four grandchildren; four great grandchildren; one brother, Charles Hepler of Covington and a number of nieces and nephews. The funeral service we be held Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 1:00 PM in the Arritt Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Rev. Ted Fortenberry officiating. The interment will follow in Lone Star Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Roger Pickett, Gail Meadows, Bernie Arthur, Kyle Largen and Travis Sizemore. Roger Dixon and Perry Kessler will service as alternate pallbearers. The family will receive their friends Tuesday evening from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the Arritt Funeral Home
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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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