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Beauford

Persinger

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February 8, 2013

DOC PERSINGER Beauford Harold "Doc" Persinger , 88, went to be with his Lord , Friday, February 8, 2013 at Lewis Gale-Alleghany Hospital in Low Moor. He was born October 12, 1924 in Alleghany County, a son of the late Henry Pleasant and Edith Terry Persinger. Mr. Persinger served his country with the United States Navy during World War II. He retired from the former Halmode, Inc in the Maintenance Department . He was a self employed carpenter and was an employee of the former J. B. Salterini Companyin Covington. He was a member of the Cliffdale Christian Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Humphries Persinger in 2011;a son, Harold Persinger in 1953; a grandson, David Persinger in 1977 and also by nine brothers and sisters. Surviving are two sons and daughters-in-law, Robert and Cheryl Persinger of Hot Springs and Douglas and Tracy Persinger of White Sulphur Springs, WV; two daughters and a son- in - law, Irene and Tom Forbes and Virginia Arrington, all of Covington. 13 grandchildren, Amanda Forbes, Dusty Forbes, Rusty Forbes, James Arrington Crystal Fridley, Wesley Arrington; Tyler Persinger, Taylor Persinger, Shena Persinger ;Julie Stalnaker, Brianna Persinger, Madison Persinger and Devon Persinger nine great grandchildren, Caleb Forbes, Harley Forbes, Haley Forbes, Hayden Forbes, Trevor Fridley, Chris Arrington, Dustin Stalnaker, Gavin Stalnaker and Rhiannon Stalnaker and one Sister, Goldie Hepler of Covington and a number of nieces and nephews. The interment will be made in Lone Star Cemetery.
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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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