Troy Wayne Proffitt, Sr., 66, of Pinnacle View Road, Bluefield, died Thursday, November 23, 2017 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center.
Born June 21, 1951 in Bluefield, WV he was the son of the late John Melvin and Lillian Carmen Shrader Proffitt.
Troy loved the Lord. He was a kind, loving and giving man who put everyone else first before himself and would give you the shirt off his back. He always wanted to help other others. Troy retired as a Diesel Mechanic and served his country in the Army National Guard and was of the Christian faith.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Nettie Ann Breeden Proffitt, his son, Troy Wayne Proffitt, Jr, his sister Connie Proffitt.
He is survived by his loving daughter, Kristy Miller and her husband William Miller of Chesapeake, VA;
One loving granddaughter, Natalie Miller;
Siblings, Doug Proffitt, Bobby Proffitt and wife Diane, Sally Dempsey and husband Arlis all of Bluewell; Brenda Peebles and husband Johnny of FL, Linda Sadler and husband Steve of Princeton and Jerry Proffitt and wife Jeannie of Ridgeway, VA; several nieces and nephews.
The family has honored Troy's request that he be cremated and Graveside inurnment services will be held on Thursday, November 30, 2017 at the Shrader Family Cemetery on Packing Plant Road in Bluewell with Minister Gary Lamie officiating. Those attending the services should be at the cemetery no later than 12:45 P.M.
Online condolences may be shared with the family via www.memorialfd.com.
The Proffitt family is being served by the Memorial Funeral Directory and Cremation Center on the Athens Road in Princeton.
Published on November 29, 2017