Lucille Virginia Byers
Lucille Virginia Byers, 70, of Stuarts Draft Highway, passed away at 11:15 p.m. Thursday, October 25, 2012, at her residence. She was born on September 21, 1942, in Staunton, a daughter of the late Hugh Eldridge and Ruth Emore Agnor. She was a home-maker and a member of Ridgeview Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant sister, Betty Sue Agnor; sister, Mary McDorman; and a brother, Luther Agnor. Survivors include her husband, Lawrence Byers; two sons, Jody Byers and fiancee, Kathy Bennington, of Radford, Troy Byers and his companion, Angel Johnson, of Stuarts Draft; a brother, Hugh E. Agnor and wife, Doris, of Connecticut; two grandchildren, Amber Byers and Alisa Byers; adopted grandchildren, Brandie Blumenstein and husband, Stephen, Hannah Jean Bennington; a great-granddaughter, Arabella Blumenstein; as well as a number of nieces and nephews. A service will be held 1 p.m. Monday, October 29, 2012, at Ridgeview Baptist Church by Pastor Don McClure. Burial will follow at Augusta Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be Albert Conner, Paul Harris Jr., Raymond Bennington, Wayne Pettway, Bob Suddarth Jr. and Dale Moran. Honorary pallbearers will be friends attending the service. The family will receive friends from 7 until 8 p.m. Sunday, October 28, 2012, at the Stuarts Draft Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes. Memorial contributions may be made to Ridgeview Baptist Church or Ridgeview School, P.O. Box 477, Stuarts Draft, Virginia 24477. Family and friends are invited to share memories, send condolences or sign the guest book by visiting www.reynoldshamrickfuneralhomes.com.
This obituary was originally published in the News Virginian.