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Marrietta

Bowles

Sizemore

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November 30, 2020

Marrietta Bowles Sizemore, 87, of 2022 S. Stewart Ave., died, Monday November 30, 2020, at her residence. Mrs. Sizemore was born February 9, 1933, in Layland, WV, a daughter of the late Columbus and Luscinda Jinks Bowles. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband R.C. Sizemore, a son Rodney Sizemore, and two granddaughters, Heather Arritt and Candice Paxton. Marrietta was a retired bookkeeper with the Bailey Lumber Co. and a salesperson with Tri-County Furniture. She was a member of the Covington Bible Church. She was a long time Sunday School teacher of the children and loved shopping, sending cards, making picture books and her flowers. She cherished her family dearly. Surviving are four daughters, Debra Wolfe and husband, Bub, Rebecca Powell and husband, Billy, Pamela Kern and husband, Michael, and Luscinda Pierce and husband, Chico; two sons. Buddy Sizemore and wife. Susan, and Steven Sizemore and Amy Allen, all of Covington, eighteen grandchildren; April, Matt, Amanda, Stacy, Travis, Tonya, Danielle, Nichole, Bud, Brian, Ashlee, Michaela, Justin, Derrick, Ryan, Ethan, Christopher, and Tyler, twenty-nine great grandchildren, a brother Johnny Ray Bowles and wife Becky of Browns Summit, NC, four Brother in Laws Gerald Sizemore Sr., Larry Sizemore, Calvin Sizemore, and Audie Sizemore, a number of nieces, nephews, and cousins and three special caregivers; Linda Ball, Judy Ingram, and Amanda Scott. A graveside service will be held Thursday December 3, 2020 at 2:00 PM in Alleghany Memorial Park with the Rev. Doug Williams officiating and assisted by Rev. Bill Gilliland. The family will receive their friends following the service at Alleghany Memorial Park on Thursday and at other times at Mrs. Sizemore's residence. Arritt Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. The family suggests in lieu of flowers donations may be made in Mrs. Sizemore's name to Covington Bible Church at 2140 S. Carpenter Dr. Covington, VA 24426 or to the Covington Fire and Rescue Department at 435 Hawthorne Ave. Covington, VA 24426. Cemetery Information Thursday, December 3, 2020 02:00 PM Alleghany Memorial Park 7008 Winterberry Ave. Covington,VA - 24426 Service Thursday, December 3, 2020 02:00 PM Alleghany Memorial Park 7008 Winterberry Ave. Covington,VA - 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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