Remona Frances Alvis

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Remona Frances Alvis

Remona Frances Alvis Remona Frances Alvis, 83, of Alvis Road, Princeton, died peacefully Monday, March 11, 2019 at Roanoke Memorial Hospital with her family by her side.
Born October 11, 1935 in Princeton, she was the daughter of the late William Wesley and Violet Whittaker Dunn.
She was a loving wife, daughter, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend who loved the Lord.
Mrs. Alvis was a graduate of Athens High School, Concord College and Marshall University.
Remona retired as a school teacher from Mercer County having taught for twenty-nine years. She was a member of the Maranatha Baptist Church in Princeton and really enjoyed traveling and spending time with her family.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Clarence David Alvis and one sister, Norma Jean Jones.
Left to cherish her memory are four children; Donna Rae Sizemore and husband Kenny, Debra Alvis-Hall, Sandra Furches and husband Tim, Russell Alvis and wife Lori all of Princeton; Three siblings; Clarence Dunn and wife Donnie of Flint MI, Clarence Surface, Jr. and wife Karen and Mack Surface and wife Tracy all of Princeton; Six grandchildren whom she loved dearly; Lisa Ford Blankenship and husband Ryan, Jamie Furches and wife Jennifer, Michael Paul Ford and wife Krystal, Ryan Furches, Courtney Hall, all of Princeton, Zachary Alvis and wife Savannah of Bluefield, WV; Seven great-grandchildren who brought her great joy;
Madeline, Nathan and Collin Blankenship, Tara Shae Furches, Grant Wilson Furches, Brooklyn and Michael Blake Ford.
Graveside serves will be held at 11:00 A.M., Thursday, March 14, 2019, at the Alvis Family Cemetery with Pastor Marvin Mills officiating.
There will be no public visitation at the funeral home and those attending the services are requested to meet at the cemetery by service hour.
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Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
The Alvis family is being served by the Memorial Funeral Directory and Cremation Center on the Athens Road in Princeton
Published on March 12, 2019
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Teresa Gilfilen
Mar 14, 2019
We are so sorry for your loss..praying for peace and comfort during this terrible time..GOD BLESS YOU, teresa n rodney
Gary & Sue Furches
Mar 13, 2019
You are all in our prayers. God be with you and bless you.