Jessie Clair Etter
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Rural Retreat, VA
Jessie Clair Etter

December 18, 1916 - November 21, 2021

Jessie Clair Etter, age 104, of Rural Retreat, passed away on Sunday, November 21, 2021. She was born on December 18, 1916, in Wythe County, daughter of the late Guy S. Etter and Ada Blackard Etter.

Jessie was a lifelong member of the Kings Grove United Methodist Church and former member of the United Methodist Women. She was a lifelong baker, pie maker and known for her desserts. She loved animals, gardening, and living on the farm.

She was preceded in death by brothers, John Etter, Fred Etter; and sisters, Lucille Newman and Verna Ager.

She is survived by a brother, Col. Hal Etter and wife, Joyce, of Helotes, Texas; nephew, James (Sandy) Etter and wife, Debra, of Tazewell, Va.; niece, Lisa Thompson and husband, John, of Max Meadows, Va.; and several great-nieces and nephew.

Funeral services will held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, November 24, 2021, at the Kings Grove United Methodist Church with Pastor Richard Gregory Officiating. Interment will follow in the King's Grove UMC Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. prior to the service.

The family requests that those who prefer may make memorials to the King's Grove UMC Cemetery Fund c/o Ann King, 799 King's Grove Lane, Crockett, VA 24323.

Lindsey Funeral Home, Rural Retreat, Va. is serving the Etter family. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.highlandfuneralservice.com.
Published by Roanoke Times on Nov. 24, 2021.
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MEMORIAL EVENTS
Nov
24
Visitation
11:00a.m. - 1:00p.m.
Kings Grove United Methodist Church
VA
Nov
24
Funeral service
1:00p.m.
Kings Grove United Methodist Church
VA
Nov
24
Interment
King's Grove UMC Cemetery
VA
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