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Violet

Wolfe

Persinger

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July 18, 2019

Violet Wolfe Persinger, 86, of 508 W. Gilliam Street, died, Thursday, July 18, 2019, in Lewis Gale-Alleghany Hospital at Low Moor. Mrs. Persinger was born July 11, 1933, in Alleghany County a daughter of the late Charles and Amber Arritt Wolfe. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by four Sisters, Helen Huffman, Juanita Terry, Oleta Stayton and Edna Kemper and two Brothers, Walter Wolfe and Odell Wolfe. She had retired from Westvaco in 1994 after 32 years in the Accounting Department. She was a member of First Christian Church. Surviving are her Husband of 67 years, Clifford B. Persinger, Sr., of Covington; three Daughters, Doris Childs and Bobbie Persinger, both of Covington and Ronda Hyler and her Husband, Gary, of Roanoke; three Sons and Daughters-in-law, Richard and JoAnne Persinger of Lewisburg, WV; Dennis and Julie Persinger of Covington and Clifford and Terry Persinger, Jr. of Clifton Forge; nine grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. The funeral service will be held Sunday, July 21, 2019, at 2:00 PM in the Arritt Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bill Gilliland officiating. Interment will be made in Lone Star Cemetery. The family will receive their friends Saturday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 PM at Arritt Funeral Home. Active pallbearers will be Jason Persinger, Kevin Persinger, George Wilkinson, Aaron Persinger, Matthew Persinger, Wayne Smith, Pierce Persinger, Dallan Givens and Gunner Givens. The family suggests that donations in Mrs. Persinger's name be made to First Christian Church; 231 E. Fudge Street; Covington, VA 24426. Service Sunday, July 21, 2019 02:00 PM Arritt Funeral Home Chapel 1102 S. Highland Ave. Covington,Virginia - 24426 Visition Saturday, July 20, 2019 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM Arritt Funeral Home Chapel 1102 S. Highland Ave. Covington,Virginia - 24426
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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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Donna S. Nicely

Apr 20, 2024

Please accept my most sincere sympathy at this difficult time. May God bless you and may his influence live on in the lives he touched along life’s way.

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Mike and April Rose

Apr 20, 2024

Johnny was a good dear friend,who will be missed immensely.Our deepest sympathy to the Nida family.

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Pete and Mary Hutchison, Jr

Apr 19, 2024

Thankful for the many wonderful memories from our motorcycle trips. Prayers for peace and comfort.

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