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November 8, 2009

Carlos William Persinger, 49, of 4207 Upper Rich Patch Rosd died Sunday, November 8, 2009 in the University of Virginia Hospital in Charlottesville. Mr. Persinger was born May 25, 1960, in Alleghany County a son of Edith Geraline Persinger Shuff of Covington and the late Carl Raymond Persinger, Jr. He was employed by the Greenbrier Hotel in White Sulphur Springs, WV, for 13 years. He was a member of the Cliffdale Christian Church and was a member of the church softball team. He also enjoyed bowling hunting and fishing. In addition to his Father, he was preceded in death by a sister, Linda Kay Persinger and a nephew. Conner Wolfe. Surviving in addition to his Mother are his Wife, Debbie Withrow Persinger of Covington; his Son, Carlos W. Persinger, Jr., of Roanoke; his Daughter, Rebecca Persinger of Covington; two Step-sons, Matthew Knapp of Covington and Timothy Knapp of Alderson, WV; his Step-daughter, Jessica Knapp of Ronceverte, WV; a grandson, Gage Wade of Ronceverte, WV; three Sisters, Debbie Dawson and her husband, Jerrell, and Sherry Lappeaux, all of Covington and Tammie Hepler and her husband, Jessie, of Selma; nieces and nephews, Jennifer Pritt, Christina Lappeaux, Bobby Wolfe, Jr., Raymond Wolfe, William Jennings and Drew Hepler and special friends Eddie Hertzog and Craig May. The funeral service will be held Thursday afternoon at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of Arritt Funeral Home with the Rev. Riley R. Smith and The Rev. Dough Hollenbeck officiating. Interment will be made in the Persinger Family Cemetery on Upper Rich Patch Road. Friends may pay their respects at anytime at Arritt Funeral Home. The family will receive their friends Wednesday evening from 7:00 until 8:30 PM at Arritt Funeral Home.
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