Ralph Morris Vest. Sr.,86 of Copper Hill, passed away peacefully Friday, December 30, 2016. He is preceded in death by his wife, Frances Vest; parents, Morris and Ida Vest; son, Ralph Vest, Jr.; mother of his children, Mary Vest; brothers, Kyle Vest and David Vest.He is survived by his daughters & sons-in-law, Cindy and Art Luby, Donna and Oliver Hepler, Dee Dee Williams; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; brothers and sisters-in-law, Paul and Penny Vest, Charles and Loretta Vest, James and Katie Vest; sisters and brothers-in-law, Dorothy Janney, Ruth and Elvin Ingram, Marie and Bill Thomas; devoted companion, Vestal Whitlock; numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, January 7, 2017 at Maberry Funeral Home with Rev. Bob McLavey officiating with interment in the Stonewall Church Cemetery. Family will receive friends 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Friday, January 6, 2017 at Maberry Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Stonewall Church Cemetery, c/o Dorothy Janney, 333 Boothe Creek Rd., Copper Hill, VA. 24079.