October 24, 1933 - - March 30, 2018
Edith A. Krumm Pridemore, age 84, of Salem, VA passed away on Friday, March 30, 2018 with her loving husband holding her. Born on Tuesday, October 24, 1933 in Koblenz, Germany to the late Paul and Maria Margareta Krumm. Edith was preceded in death by one sister, Margaret Brian.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Shirley M. Pridemore; one sister, Gisela Smith; and many ...
December 18, 1945 - - March 01, 2018
Thomas Dave “Buster” Pruett, age 72, earned his angel wings on Thursday, March 1, 2018 lying in his loving wife’s arms. Tom was surrounded by his four children and two sisters. He has a new set of lungs, new voice, and a new body to sing praises to Jesus as he did here on earth. Born on Tuesday, December 18, 1945 to the late Alfred and Lillian Pruett. In addition to his p ...
November 04, 1937 - - December 02, 2017
Douglas L. Puckett, 80, of Salem, passed away Saturday, December 2, 2017.
A native and lifelong resident, Doug retired as a corrections officer from the Botetourt Corrections Center following many years of service. He enjoyed planting flowers, sports cars; the comradery at Happy’s Flea Market and was an avid Dallas Cowboys fan.
He is survived by his loving wife, Deborah Rak ...
April 15, 1952 - - July 05, 2017
Ronnie Gene Prater, 65, of Elliston, VA passed away Wednesday, July 5, 2017. He was born April 15, 1952 in Beech Creek, WV a son of the late Willie Green Prater and Ida Bell Varney Prater. He was also preceded in death by five siblings, William Prater, Richard Prater, Larry Prater, Nellie Hawkins and Anna Bell McMahan. Mr. Prater was an Army Vietnam Veteran and a retired truc ...
May 02, 1924 - - September 19, 2015
Calvin Coolidge Powers, 91, of Floyd, Va., passed away peacefully at his home on Saturday, September 19, 2015. He was born on May 2, 1924 in Dickenson County in Clinchco, Va. to the late Webb and Virdie Stanley Powers. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by 6 brothers and 6 sisters. He is survived by his loving wife, Annie Lorene Powers; sons, Calvin D. Powers and ...
January 29, 1929 - - December 28, 2014
Robert L. “Bob” Pollard, 85, of Salem, passed away Sunday, December 28, 2014.
He was born in Hemphill, West Virginia, a son of the late Cicero and Mattie Burns Pollard and had been an area resident for over 37 years. A World War II veteran, he served in both the US Navy and Marine Corps, and was employed in many different jobs from a coal miner in West Virginia to a Police ...