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Barbara

Hubbard

Peterson

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January 5, 2015

Barbara Hubbard Peterson, 89, of Scott Hill in Clifton Forge died Monday, January 5, 2015, in Lewis Gale-Alleghany Hospital at Low Moor. Mrs. Peterson was born April 27, 1925, at Glace, WV, a daughter of the late Murray and Minnie Mentz Hubbard. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first Husband, L.F. Messer, in 1974, and by her second Husband, Preston Peterson, in 2009. At the age of 15 she gave her heart and life to God and joined the Church of God of Prophecy at the age of 18. She became a fundraiser for the church's orphanages and missions and spent a big part of her young life in the western states raising funds to build portable tabernacles and sponsoring new field revivals. After retiring, she moved back to Virginia and became a member of the Iron Gate Community Church. Surviving are three Sisters, Una Kelley and her Husband, Ralph, of Covington, Violet Jones and her Husband, Ronald, of Clifton Forge, and Evelyn Grace Collier of Salem, Oregon; three Brothers and Sisters-in-law, Murray Arthur and Naomi Hubbard, Jr., and Benjamin and Nancy Hubbard all of Covington and John Harvey and Lorraine Hubbard of Gap Mills, WV; several nieces, nephews and cousins and her special friend, Peggy Nicely. The funeral service will be held Friday at 2: 00 PM at the graveside in Mountain View Cemetery at Sweet Springs, WV, with the Rev. Edith Snedegar officiating. The family will receive their friends from 12:00 until 1:15 PM at Arritt Funeral Home prior to leaving for the cemetery. The family suggest that donations in Mrs. Peterson's name be made to the Iron Gate Community Church; c/o Tiffany Snedegar; 2714 Jackson River Road; Covington, VA 24426. Visition Friday, January 9, 2015 11:00 AM - 12:30 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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