Sarah H. Witt

Sarah Alpha Heflin Witt, 85 of Lynch Station, passed away Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012 at Centra Lynchburg General Hospital. She was born on Thursday, April 14, 1927 in Campbell County, a daughter of the late Jason Leroy Winebarger and Sarah Camilla Smith Winebarger. She was also preceded in death by her husbands, William S. Heflin, Sr., and Oscar Earl Witt, Sr. She was a retired employee of Winebarger Corporation and was a member of Huddleston Church of God of Prophecy. Surviving are her sons, Bill Heflin and wife, Debbie, Mike Heflin and wife, Ann, all of Lynch Station, Bobby Heflin and wife, Sharon of Lillington, NC, Fred Heflin and wife, Audra of Evington, her daughters, Sue Childers of Lynch Station, Sarah Spruce of Lynchburg, Donna Woodroof and husband, Chris of Bedford, four step-sons, Oscar E. Witt, Jr., Bobby Lee Witt, Chester D. Witt, all of Altavista; Richard J. Witt of FL, a step-daughter, Betty Witt Shelton, fifteen grandchildren. The family requests those wishing to make memorials to consider Huddleston Church of God of Prophecy, 1786 School Crossing Road, Lynch Station, VA 24571. Funeral services were held on Monday, Dec. 3, 2012 at 11 am at Huddleston Church of God of Prophecy with Rev. Ken Lester and Rev. Wayne Murphy officiating. Interment followed in Independence Church Cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Huddleston.

Published in Bedford Bulletin from Dec. 5 to Dec. 6, 2012