Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Charles Francis Baur

Charles Francis Baur, 85 of Floyd, passed away Monday, August 13, 2018.  He was preceded by his wife, Kay Baur on June 24, 2018, his parents, Florence and Frank Baur and sister, Marie Shearer.

He served in the US Navy from 1952-1956, Newport, Rhode Island on USS Saipan. He was a prior member of BPOE and River Road Rescue Squad in Piscataway, NJ.  He was also a retired member of Plumbers Union Local 24.

He is survived by his son John Baur (Sue); daughters, Denise Grant (Tim), Cheryl Limbach, Wendy Amodeo (Joe);grandchildren, Christopher Baur, Michael Baur, Brian Grant, Joseph Baur, Robert Grant, Grace Amodeo.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to: Foundation Fighting Blindness, 7168 Columbia Gateway Drive, Suite 100, Columbia, MD 21046. www.fightingblindness.org 

Catholic Mass and entombment will be held at 11:00 a.m.,  Saturday, August 25, 2018 at St. Jude Catholic Church, 1740 Tyler Rd., Christiansburg, VA 24073.

Monday, August 13, 2018

Madeline Sweeney Shortt

Madeline Sweeney Shortt, 89 of Floyd, went to be with the Lord, Sunday, August 12, 2018.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Shortt, Sr., sister, Christine Moore and great-granddaughter, Caliana Rose Moody.

Madeline was a founder and lifelong member of the Little River Baptist Church.  She served her church as a choir director and also served as a Sunday school teacher.  She was a great cook and loved gospel music as well as blue grass too.  She spent her Friday nights with Hubert at the Floyd Jamboree. She will always be remembered for her sweet smile.

She is survived by sons and daughters-in-law, Jack Shortt, Jr. and Judy, Gene Dale Shortt and Peggy, Mark Shortt; daughters and son-in-law, Carolyn Shortt, Brenda Moody and Jim; brothers, Sonny Sweeney, Elwood Sweeney; grandchildren, John James, Kim Caldwell (Paul), Tara Pagan (Gamiel), Sarah VanDyke (Justin), Chad Moody (Sara), Krissy Davis (Jason);great-grandchildren, Brandon James, Mason James, Abbie Caldwell, Leah Pagan, Logan Pagan, Isabella Moody, Jazlyn Moody, Scarlett Moody, Paxon Moody, Saber Moody, Meadow Davis, River Davis; special friend, Hubert Harman.

Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Little River Baptist Church with Pastor Bradley Turner officiating.  Interment to follow in the  County Line Cemetery.  Family will receive friends Friday, August 17, 2018, 2:00 pm -4:00 pm and 6:00pm-8:00 pm at Maberry Funeral Home. 

Flowers are appreciated or donations may be made to Little River Baptist Church c/o Gina Cockram, 240 Griffith Lane, SE Floyd, VA 24091.The family would like to thank the staff at Roanoke Memorial Hospital, 7 West Cardiac Care, for their care and compassion.

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Teddy Allen Quesenberry

Teddy Allen Quesenberry, 50 of Willis, passed away Wednesday, August 8, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents Donald and Margaret Harris Quesenberry and brother Kerby Dean Quesenberry.
He is survived by his brothers, Robin J. Quesenberry and Daniel G. Quesenberry; nephew, Dustin C. Quesenberry; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
A Memorial service will be held at a later date.

Sunday, August 5, 2018

Peggy M. Harris

Peggy M. Harris, 77 of Salem, passed away on Friday, August 3, 2018. She is preceded in death by her son, Michael Lenard Harris; parents, Lenord & Chloe James Peters; and brother, Wayne Peters.

She is survived by her husband, Reecy Lenard Harris; daughter & son-in-law, Peggy H. and Bruce Todaro; grandchildren, Quinn, Bailey, Reecio, Nicholas, and Capri Todaro, and Katie Harris; brother, Glenn Peters; sister, Shelby Fortner; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at Pleasant Hill Cemetery with Pastor Roy Turpin officiating. Visitation will be held at Maberry Funeral Home on Monday, August 6, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 from 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.