Rebecca M. Easter, 78 of Hillsville, passed away on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. Ms. Easter was born in Hillsville, Virginia to the late Luther Herald and Marie Howlett Marshall. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her son, Dennis Stockner and a sister, Belva Hill.
Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law, Gary Stockner and Karen Ellinwood of Hillsville and Tony and Kim Stockner of Fancy Gap; sister and brother-in-law, Mitzi and Chuck Galyean of Galax; brothers and sisters-in-law, Billy and Sallie Marshall of Woodlawn, Jerry Marshall of Hillsville, and Kenny and Carolyn Marshall of Hillsville; brother-in-law, Ralph Hill of Roanoke; granddaughters and spouse, Jamie and Michael Nichols of Roanoke and Alicia Stockner; great grandchildren, David Nichols and Hailey Nichols; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Chapel at 11:00 AM with Pastor Jeff Pickett officiating. Burial will follow in Wilkinson Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 10:00 until 11:00 AM prior to the funeral service. A guestbook is available online by visiting www.vaughanguynnandmcgrady.com. Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Chapel is serving the family.