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Virginia

Pearl Simmons

Persinger

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May 6, 2018

Virginia Pearl Simmons Persinger, 87, of the Woodlands Nursing & Rehabilitation, formerly of Bens Run Rd., died, Sunday May 6, 2018. Mrs. Persinger was born July 5, 1930 in Alleghany Co. the daughter of the late William Harvey and Emma Wolfe Simmons. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her Husband Lewis Arnold Persinger Sr. in 2017, a son Lewis Arnold Persinger Jr. six brothers Howard Simmons, Raymond Simmons, Harry Simmons, Walter Simmons, Roy Simmons and an infant brother, a sister Mae Redman. She was a member of the Church of God of Prophecy. In her free time she enjoyed sewing, crocheting, cooking and working on puzzles. Surviving are a son Harvey Persinger and wife Debbie of Covington,a daughter Dreama Robinson and significant other Eddie Newcomb of Clifton Forge, two grandchildren Jeremy Persinger and wife Kristi of Covington, Michaela Robinson and fianc Alex Plogger, of Clifton Forge, and a great grandson Jace Persinger of Covington, and a number of nieces and nephews. The funeral service will be Wednesday May 9, 2018 at 1:00 PM in the Chapel of Arritt Funeral Home with the Rev. Gene Ayers officiating. The interment will follow at Lone Star Cemetery. The pallbearers will be Harvey Persinger, Jeremy Persinger, Eddie Newcomb, Mike Switzer, and Alex Plogger, and Troy Humphries. The family asks that memorial contributions be made in Mrs. Persinger's name to the Woodlands Nursing Home Resident Fund at 1000 Fairview Ave. Clifton Forge, VA 24422, or the Boiling Spring Fire and Rescue Department at 5407 Potts Creek Rd. Covington, VA 24426. Cemetery Information Wednesday, May 9, 2018 Lone Star Cemetery 6115 Potts Creek Rd. Covington,VA - 24426 Service Wednesday, May 9, 2018 01:00 PM Arritt Funeral Home Chapel 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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