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Gary Lynn Damron

January 24, 1947 August 15, 2018
Gary Lynn Damron
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Gary Lynn Damron, age 71, of Richlands, VA beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather, fought the good fight, he kept the faith. He is no longer a sojourner in the wilderness battling with the struggles of this life but has entered his Heavenly abode into the everlasting, loving arms of his Savior and Lord Jesus Christ. “In my Father’s house are many mansions; if it were not so, I (Jesus) would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself; that where I am, there ye may be also.” (John 14:2-3)

Gary was a member and deacon of Gethsemane Baptist Church. He was employed with D.R. Price Engineering and Land Surveying. He loved to play golf and going to church. Special thanks to Legacy Hospice, Preferred Home Health, and Clinch Valley Oncology Department.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Oley Jefferson Damron, Sr. and Margaret Elizabeth Famin Damron; four brothers, Don Damron, Robert “Shank” Damron, Randy Damron, and Jerry Damron; one sister, Rita Damron Houchins.

Gary is survived by his loving wife of 27 years, Minerva Damron; one daughter, DeeDee Damron Leake and husband Ricky of Waverly, VA; two sons, Gary Lynn Damron, Jr. of Claypool Hill, VA and Greg Edmonds and wife Carletta of Claypool Hill, VA; two brothers, Oley J. Damron, Jr. and wife Judy of Richlands, VA and Rodney Damron of Richlands, VA; eleven grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren; his fur baby, Charlie; many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6-9 p.m. Friday, August 17, 2018 at Singleton Funeral Service in Cedar Bluff, VA.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 18 at Gethsemane Baptist Church in Richlands, VA with Dr. Marc Brooks and Rev. Stafford Compton officiating. Burial will follow in Greenhills Memory Gardens at Claypool Hill, VA. Pallbearers will be Earl Boyd, Bill Lester, Jim Hess, Wayne Pruitt, Ernest Edgell, and Steve Cooley. Honorary Pallbearers will be the Men of Gethsemane Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Legacy Hospice, 1963 Second St., Richlands, VA 24641.

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6:00 PM 8/17/2018 6:00:00 PM - 9:00 PM 8/17/2018 9:00:00 PM
Singleton Funeral and Cremation Service

1116 Cedar Valley Drive
Cedar Bluff, VA 24609

Singleton Funeral and Cremation Service
1116 Cedar Valley Drive Cedar Bluff 24609 VA
United States





11:00 AM 8/18/2018 11:00:00 AM
Gethsemane Baptist Church

2902 Clinch Street s,
Richlands, VA 24641

Gethsemane Baptist Church
2902 Clinch Street s, Richlands 24641 VA
United States

Cemetery Details


Greenhills Memory Gardens Final Resting Place

11800 Gov. G.C. Peery Hwy.
Cedar Bluff, VA 24609

11800 Gov. G.C. Peery Hwy. Cedar Bluff 24609 VA
United States

Memorial Contribution

Legacy Hospice

1963 Second Street
Richlands, VA 24641

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