Frederick Shazor departed this life Thursday, April 30, 2020, at Banner Estrella Medical Center Hospital in Phoenix, AZ.
Fred was a graduate of Virginia High School. He went on to serve his country in the United States Air Force earning a host of medals and awards along the way.
He was preceded in death by his father, William "Bill" Shazor, Sr.; mother, Neola R. Shazor; and brother, Joseph Shazor.
Fred is survived by two sisters, Bernetta "Bertie" (Harris) Howard and Ruth Falls; one brother, William L. Shazor, Jr.; uncle, Paul (Hattie) Ervin; aunt, Candida Shazor; special friends, Julia Lewis and Mansfield Cody; as well as a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Ms. Linda McKinney departed this life on Friday, April 24, 2020.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Irene Price; father, Lenord Price; granddaughter, Dwan Temple; great-grandson, Brayden Temple; sister, Fonnie Canty Amoako; and brothers, Hampton Turner, Jerry Price, and Timothy Price.
She leaves behind her daughter, Dawn McKinney; son John McKinney; grandchildren, Christy McKinney, Taylor McKinney, Kenneth McKinney, Dejonna McKinney; great-grandchildren, Annaleigh, Kaniece, Drevin, and Twan; her sister, Joyce Tarter, as well as a host of nieces and nephews. Special thanks to her caretaker Candice Shelton.
Xavier Sanchez Skaggs departed this life on April 20, 2020.
He was preceded in death by his great grandfather, Jessie Nash; great-grandmother, Adell Nash; grandmother, Nora Lee Skaggs; aunts, Bobbette Skaggs, and Johnnie Mae Nash; and uncle, James Nash.
To cherish his memory Xavier leaves behind his daughters, Jorah Peters and Zaviery Skaggs; life-long friend, Lauren Easley; mother, Jereka Skaggs; 4 brothers, James, Terrel, Jadus, and Lee Charles; sister, Tamya Jones; grandparents, Dana Skaggs and Jerry (Vivian) Nash; uncles, Jimmy (Staci) Nash and Robert (Jacqueline) Turner; aunt, Serena Skaggs; as well as a host of cousins and friends.
Sandra McGue, 54, daughter of Clarence and Juanita McGue, was born July 23, 1965, in Kingsport, TN. Sandra received her wings on April 7, 2020.
Sandra was a talented musician and singer. She was witty, humorous, and strong-willed. She was devoted to her family and friends.
Sandra was preceded in death by her loving parents Clarence and Juanita McGue.
She leaves to mourn her death, her brother Clarence Roderick McGue; sister, Sheila L. McGue; niece, Jamia Poole; nephews, Tremell McGue, Marlon McGue, and Malik McGue; great-nieces Inaya and Amira; aunts, Virginia Williams, Priscilla Beatty, Margaret Wiley, Peggy Griffin; and uncle, Charles Griffin. She has a host of cousins who she cherished.
Special thank you to her close friends Cecilia Trammell, Isaac Coleman, cousin Dana Skaggs and all of her Facebook family for supporting Sandra during her time of need.
Sandra will truly be missed by many. We love you “Dant Dant”!
Memorial service and celebration of life will be postponed until a lat...
Hazel Gibbs, 94, of Bristol, VA peacefully passed in her home surrounded by the love and support of her family on Saturday, April 4, 2020. She was born in Clinchco, Va to Fuller and Vera Ray.
Hazel was a woman of strong will, honesty, and deep devotion to Jehovah God and her family. She was a lifetime associate member of the United Mine Workers of America.
She is survived by her brother, Marcel Ray; three daughters, Frances Chery, Catherine McKnight, and Victoria McKnight; two sons, James Gibbs and Tony Gibb; as well as a plethora of grand, great-grand and great-great-grandchildren.
We would like to thank the 4th-floor medical staff at Ballad Health for all their compassion while our mother was in your care. We also thank the medical staff at Caris Health Care for their compassion and kindness to our mother and our family during the last days of her life.
In lieu of flowers the family has requested that you donate to The UMWA Miners Aid Fund.
David C. Bradley was born on April 26, 1950, in Saltville, Virginia. He departed this life Friday, March 20, 2020, at Ballad Bristol Regional Medical Center.
David had a love for life and family. He was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather. He had a passion for riding motorcycles.
He was preceded in death by his father, Kyle Bradley Sr. and mother, Annie Bradley; two brothers, Kyle Bradley Jr. and James “Jimmy” Bradley; and sister-in-law, Jean Bradley.
To cherish his memory David leaves behind his wife, Sue Bradley; son, David (Charlene) Bradley Jr.; daughter, Ms. Ragan (Roger) Saplan; four grandchildren, Dru Bradley, Cy Saplan, AJ Saplan, and Brayden Saplan; two brothers, William H. “Billy” (Brenda) Bradley and Charles (Anna) Bradley; two sisters-in-law, Barbara Bradley and Patricia “Pat” Goins; as well as a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.