FactsDeath: January 3, 2012
Occupation: Retired from the Norfolk Southern Railroad
Organizations: Member of Thrasher Memorial United Methodist Church; Member of Vinton Masonic Lodge No. 204; Roanoke Valley Scottish Rite; Kazim Shriners Member of the Klown Unit; Roanoke Valley Shrine Club & the Order of Quetzalcoati
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Samuel Ralph Worrell, 78, of Botetourt County, passed away on Tuesday, January 3, 2012. He was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather and his family was his world. He was a member of Thrasher Memorial United Methodist Church, retired from the Norfolk Southern Railroad, a member of Vinton Masonic Lodge No. 204, Roanoke Valley Scottish Rite, Kazim Shriners where he was a member of the Klown Unit, Roanoke Valley Shrine Club, and the Order of Quetzalcoati. He was preceded in death by his parents, Pete and Lottie Worrell; brother, Billy Worrell. He is survived by his wife, Katherine Mavredes Worrell; two daughters, Trina Gray, Tonya Newton; step son, Louis Mavredes and wife Ginny; step daughter, Kathy Mavredes Penturff; granddaughter, Tori Gray; four step grandchildren, Spencer Brown, Justin Brown, Michael Mavredes, Jacob Penturff; three great grandchildren. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday, January 6, 2012 at Thrasher Memorial United Methodist Church with Pastor B. Failes officiating and Masonic Rites by Vinton Masonic Lodge No. 204 AF & AM. Interment will follow in Sherwood Memorial Park with Military Honors by the U. S. Army. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Kazim Shriners Transportation Fund, 628 Campbell Ave. SW, Roanoke, VA 24016.
Funeral Service with Masonic Rites by Vinton Masonic Lodge No. 204 AF & AM
January 6, 2012, 2:00 PM
Thrasher Memorial United Methodist Church
Interment will follow with Military Honors by the United States Army
Sherwood Memorial Park
January 5, 2012, 2:00 PM
- 4:00 PM
Oakey's East Chapel
January 5, 2012, 6:00 PM
- 8:00 PM
Oakey's East Chapel
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