SMITH Frances Wheeler October 25, 1925 September 9, 2019 Frances Wheeler Smith, 93 of Roanoke, Va., formerly of Narrows, Va., went to be with the Lord on Monday, September 9, 2019 at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. Frances was born on October 25, 1925 in Bland County, Va. and was a daughter of the late Edgar Bogle Wheeler and Bessie S. Wheeler. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Wyatt Smith and her brothers Earl Mason and E. B. Wheeler Jr. Frances, affectionately known as "Memaw", was beloved by her family and she will be greatly missed. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Linda Robinson, grandchildren; Donna Hudgins, David Robinson, and Diana Smith , and her great-grandchildren; Chase Lanier, Emma Bess, Amelia Westland, Annie Westland, Wyatt Robinson, Macy Westland and Kate Robinson. The memory of her kindness, generous spirit, and love for us all will never be forgotten. Graveside funeral services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at the Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg with the Rev. Mike Woody officiating. The family is being served by Givens – Riffe Funeral Service in Narrows.
Submit An Obituary
Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death. If you wish to submit an obituary or in memoriam notice, you may contact us by calling 540-981-3205 or 1-800-346-1234 ext. 205 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Obituaries in the news
Sign A Guestbook
Offer a personal message of sympathy...
You'll find individual Guest Books on the page with each obituary notice. By sharing a fond memory or writing a kind tribute, you will be providing a comforting keepsake to those in mourning. . From a Guest Book, you may log in with your user account to leave a message. If you have an existing account with this site, you may log in with that. Otherwise, it's simple to create a new one by clicking on the Create "Sign up" button and following the simple steps on the Sign Up page.