The following obit is here with permission of the Bristol Herald Courier, in Bristol, Va.
Ida Virginia Feathers
Ida Virginia Feathers, 75, born Dec. 5, 1926, went peacefully to be with the Lord, Saturday, March 9, 2002, at the home of her sister, Annabelle Collins. She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Nellie Feathers; a sister, Marie Feathers; brothers, Carl, Charles, James and Clarence Feathers.
Survivors include four sisters, Mrs. Alfred (Helen) Pendergrass, Mrs. John (Annabelle) Collins, Mrs. Robert (Margarita) Collins, and Mrs. Fred (Christine) Pope; and brothers and sisters-in-law, Mr. Wayne Feathers and wife, Carol; Mr. Allen Feathers and wife, Linda; Illo Feathers and Lucille Feathers.
Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday, March 11, 2002, in Weaver Funeral Home with Pastors Wallace Amos and Randall Shaffer officiating. Burial will be in High Point Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Steve Collins, Tim Feathers, Ralph Ford, Paul Collins, Frank Rutherford and Doyle Rutherford. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Weaver Funeral Home. E-mail condolences may be sent to www.weaverfuneralhome.net
Weaver Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Note: I am of no relation, but my sympathies go out to those of you who are.