Bays Issac Osborne, 73, of Fries, died March 5, 2013, at his home.
He was born May 22, 1939, at Independence, to the late James Osborne and Charlotte Cole Osborne.
He was predeceased by his wife, Clara Loveleane Osborne.
Survivors include a daughter, Sandra Crowder of Christiansburg; two grandchildren; one sister, Lura Brown of Elk Creek; sisters-in-law, Wanda Goodson and Gloria Bonham of Fries; several nieces, nephews; and many friends.
A funeral was held Friday at Grace Baptist Church, Fries. The Rev. Mike Hall officiated. Burial was in Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Independence.
Memorial contributions can be made to Fries Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 9, Fries, Va. 24330.
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home, Independence, was in charge of arrangements.
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home
44 Dan Walters Dr. P.O. Box 306
Independence, VA 24348
Published in Galax Gazette from Mar. 11 to Mar. 12, 2013