Eugene "Gene" William Shreve
Eugene "Gene" William Shreve, 83, of Palmyra, passed away on Monday, August 30, 2021.
Gene was born on December 28, 1937, in Danville, Virginia, to the late Cosby and Lena Shreve. He graduated from G.W. High School in Danville. Gene was the Store Manager for an H&M Shoe Store in Charlottesville for over 30 years. He enjoyed UVA Football and liked gardening. In addition to his parents, Gene was preceded in death by his son, Brian Eugene Shreve, and his brother, Elton Shreve.
Gene is survived by his wife of 64 years, Shirley Shreve; daughter, Kimberly Meyer (Erik); son, Kenneth Shreve (Wanda); daughter-in-law, Frances Shreve; grandchildren, Amber Meek (Tobias), Kent Shreve, Tyler Acree (Savannah), Kaylee Shreve, and Ashlyn Shreve; great-grandchildren, Ava Meek and Bryce Meek; sister, Benne Pritchett (Russell); and several other extended family members.
A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, September 7, 2021, at 3 p.m., at First Baptist Church, 735 Park Street, Charlottesville, VA 22902.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate memorial contributions be made to Autumn Care of Madison.
Published by Danville and Rockingham County on Sep. 5, 2021.