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Bertha

Ramsey

Webb

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July 8, 2016

Bertha Ramsey Webb, 107, formerly of Covington, died Friday, July 8, 2016 at the Brian Center Nursing Center in Low Moor. Mrs. Webb was born May 1, 1909 near Goshen in Augusta County, a daughter of the late William P. and Maggie Pearl Eagle Ramsey. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Brown H. Webb in 1979; son-in-law Sam Armstrong in 1996; sisters, Grace VanSant and her husband Dr. Tom; Nita Kivlighan and her husband Ike; Anna Rose Ramsey; Jane Baker and her husband Keith; brothers, Guy Ramsey and his wife Grace; Walter Ramsey and his wife Margaret and a brother-in-law, Gordon Fortune. She was a longtime member of the First Presbyterian Church where, until her stroke in 2007, she was active in the Women of the Church, the Women's Circle and served as a Sunday School teacher. She was a Life Member of the Presbyterian Women. For many years she was employed as a clerk in the women's department of the former Rooklin's Department Store. Surviving are her Daughter and Son-in-law, Mary Sue and David Vest of Covington; grandchildren, Greg and Diane Armstrong, and their Son, Sam of Mechanicsville, MD, and Michael and Elizabeth Armstrong and their children, Timothy, Samantha and Natalie, of Covington and Carrie Pettus and her son, Braxton of Christiansburg; a Sister, Blanche Fortune, of Craigsville and a number of nieces and nephews. The funeral service will be held Tuesday, July 26, 2016, at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Arritt Funeral Home with the Rev. Gary Marshall officiating. Visitation will be held Tuesday July 26, 2016 from 9:30 AM until service time at Arritt Funeral Home, Interment will be made in Thornrose Cemetery at Staunton. Active pallbearers will be David Vest, Greg Armstrong, Michael Armstrong, Sam Armstrong, Tom VanSant, William Ramsey, Wilson Ramsey, James Walter Ramsey, Jimmy Ramsey and David Arritt. Honorary pallbearers will be Billy Fortune, Barry Fridley, Mark Fridley, David Arritt, Jr., Wesley Arritt, Jonathan Arritt, Eric Thompson, Samuel Ramsey and Hunter Fridley. Service Tuesday, July 26, 2016 11:00 AM Arritt Funeral Home Chapel 1102 S. Highland Ave. Covington,Virginia - 24426 Visition Tuesday, July 26, 2016 09:30 AM 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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