obituaries

Joe Luther Lyda

Joe Luther Lyda, 74, of Stephens City, VA, went to be with the Lord on Monday, August 22, 2016. He was born April 17, 1942 in Henderson, NC the son of Paul and Sara Warren Lyda. He was married to Gladys V. “Tina” Lyda. Joe loved to work outside and watch things grow. He worked […]

Violet Marie Ferrell

Violet Marie Ferrell, 83, of Gerrardstown, WV died peacefully, surrounded by her friends and family on Thursday, August 11, 2016 in her residence. She was born March 16, 1933 in Gore, VA the daughter of Carson and Mary Sirbaugh Miller. She was married to Fulton “Bud “Ferrell. In addition to her husband, she is survived […]

Stephanie Ann Koontz

Stephanie Ann Koontz, 66, of Winchester died Sunday, August 14, 2016 in Hilltop House Assisted Living. She was born February 22, 1950 in Michigan the daughter of Ross and Dorothy Lincoln Percifield. She is survived by her children Katherine Fune and her husband Bobby of Cross Junction and Bobby Koontz and his wife Tracy of […]

Robert “Dennis” Moran

Robert “Dennis” Moran, 64, of Winchester died Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at Blue Ridge Hospice. He was born March 10, 1952 in Winchester, VA the son of Edward and Ann Golightly Moran. Mr. Moran was raised by his maternal grandparents, Frank and Violet Golightly. He was an adventurous and hardworking man; who, by the age […]

Ira Franklin Shingleton

Ira Franklin Shingleton, 77, of Berryville died Tuesday, August 9, 2016 at Blue Ridge Hospice. He was born August 17, 1938 in Hampshire Co, WV the son of Riley T and Daisy Helmick Shingleton. He was married to Iva V. Seal. Mr. Shingleton was a jolly man who enjoyed music, his computer and watching wild […]

Gerald Edward “Jerry” Engman

Gerald Edward “Jerry” Engman, 72, of Winchester, formerly of Warren, PA died Tuesday, August 9, 2016 in Winchester Medical Center. He was born October 7, 1943 in Erie, PA the son of Edward and Maxine Carlson Engman. He was married to Carol Pollaro Engman for 48 years. Jerry was a Lifetime Member of the Chautauqua […]

Herman Edward Garrison Jr.

Herman Edward Garrison Jr. of Winchester died Saturday July 30, 2016 at the VA Medical Center in Martinsburg, WV. Mr. Garrison was born August 22, 1935 in Belle Meade, Fauquier County, VA the son of Herman and Nettie Nalls Garrison. He married Catherine Baker Haines on September 1, 1970 and was a member of Wesley […]

Macy Loretta Johnson-Cockrell

Macy Loretta Johnson-Cockrell, 66, of Winchester died Wednesday, August 3, 2016 in Winchester Medical Center. She was born December 25, 1949 in Richlands, VA the daughter of Wallace Evans and Gladys Sanders Meadows. She was married to James Lewis Cockrell. Macy was a beloved wife and mother. In addition to her husband, she is survived […]

William Leo Fletcher

William Leo Fletcher, 81, of Winchester died, Friday, July 29, 2016 in Blue Ridge Hospice Inpatient Care Center. He was born March 3, 1935 in Whitacre, VA the son of Holmes and Estella Daily Fletcher. He was married to Mary Ann Fletcher. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Mary Fletcher […]

Lennis Spears “Lynn” White

Lennis Spears “Lynn” White, 76, of Winchester died Wednesday, July 27, 2016 in her residence. She was born September 9, 1939 in Knoxville, TN the daughter of Edward and Sophia Warwick Spears. Professionally, she worked for the U.S. Government and after retirement, was a favorite Walmart cashier. Lynn was also a member of Liberty Baptist […]

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P.O. Box 3744
Winchester, VA 22604
Phone: (540) 722-2424

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311 Hope Drive
Winchester, VA 22601

Michael R. Phelps
Owner/Manager, Funeral Director

Travis L. Nesselrodt
Associate, Monument Consultant

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