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Ersell William Alderman

Sep 2, 1936 - Sep 17, 2021 (Age 85)

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On behave of the entire Tom Radford family we are truly in grieve over the loss of a very dear family friend and servant of God. We would like to offer our deepest sympathy to Gloeda and to Ersell’s entire family and friends.
Ersell was a great friend to the entire Radford Family for many years and was a wonderful pastor and a truly devoted servant of Christ.
Ersell became even more closer to our family when he was there for us during our moms death and delivered her eulogy, shared...

john and i would like to express our sympathy to the family Ersell was a wonderful man of GOD dedicated to his faith will be missed by all who knew him sending love and prayers

Ersell was a wonderful Godly man. His visits at Wheatland meant a lot to my mother. He will be missed, my love and prayers for his family.

Mr. Alderman was a kind, patient and Godly gentleman. He will be greatly missed!

Our condolences Gloeda to you and your family. Ersell was a wonderful Godly man. We thought so much of him. May you find peace knowing prayers are going up for you at this difficult time.

God Bless You!
Eric & Jackie Ellison

David and I were so sorry to learn of Ersells passing. We have so many wonderful memories of our time together. He was a very special person and holds a special place in our hearts. Love to the family.

Gloeda and family. I am so sorry for your loss of Ersell, such a fine godly man. May GOD grant you HIS peace and comfort that passes all understanding.



Ersell's Obituary

Ersell William Alderman, 85, passed away Friday, September 17, 2021 at his home in Dublin. He was a U.S. Army veteran and a member of Max Creek Baptist Church. He was a retired supervisor with Giffin Pipe. Ersell was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Lee and Pearl Ethel Alderman; and daughter, April.

Survivors include his loving wife of 56 years, Gloeda S. Alderman; sons, Willliam David Alderman and fiancée, Pam of Dublin, Tony and Jill Alderman of Radford, and Kevin Neal Alderman and Cheryl of Lynchburg; 9 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild on the way: brothers and sisters-in-law, Ray and Vicky Alderman of Salem, Bobby and Shirley Alderman of Merrimac, and Henry and Frances of Vinton; sisters, Betty Hanks of Christiansburg, and Patricia Buckland of Narrows; and many other relatives and friends.

The family will receive friends from 4 until 6 p.m. on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at the Max Creek Baptist Church. Funeral services will begin at 6 p.m. with Rev. Mike Coleman officiating.

Graveside services with full military rites will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 in the Southwest Virginia Veterans Cemetery in Dublin.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Gideons International, PO Box 923, Radford, VA 24143 or to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.

The Alderman family is in the care of Mullins Funeral Home & Crematory in Radford.

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