Lentford Lee Ruff, 82 of Thaxton, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014 at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. He was a son of the late Junie RevesRuff and Olie May Robertson Ruff. He is survived by his daughter, Sandra Gail Wilcher. A funeral service was conducted on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014 at 11 am at Updike Funeral Chapel, Bedford. Interment followed in Peaks Presbyterian Church & Community Cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bedford.