Born: August 2, 1939
Death: July 15, 2013
August 2, 1939 - July 15, 2013
Mr. Junior Ray “Pete” Witcher, 73 of 1429 Wade Road, Pittsville, Virginia departed this life Monday morning (07-15-13) at Virginia Baptist Hospital, Lynchburg, Virginia.
Born August 2, 1939 in Pittsylvania County, he was the son of the late Pete Witcher and Stella Walker Witcher. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, William Witcher and one sister, Geraldine Witcher.
He was a member of St. Paul Outreach Center, Chatham, Virginia.
He is survived by two daughters, Carlesta Kirby of Lynch Station, Virginia and Deanna Logan of Chatham, Virginia; two brothers, Abraham Witcher (Earlie) and Lindy W. Witcher, all of Pittsville, Virginia; six sisters, Katherlene Shears (Eddie), Roberta Witcher and Lois Waller, all of Roanoke, Virignia, Margaret Witcher of London, England, Bertha Witcher of Pittsville, Virginia and Vivian Witcher of Gretna, Virginia; seven grandchildren, thirteen great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday (07-20-13) at 1:00 p.m. at the chapel of Miller Funeral Home by Dr. Jack Wilson. Interment will follow in the Burning Bush Holiness Church Cemetery, Pittsville, Virginia. A viewing will be held Friday (07-19-13) at Miller Funeral Home from 4-7 p.m.