Rita Stump

Rita Gail Stump

Wednesday, November 17th, 1954 - Tuesday, October 6th, 2020
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Rita Gail Stump, age 65, of Cleveland, Virginia, passed away Tuesday (October 6, 2020) in a Bristol, Tennessee hospital. Born November 17, 1954 in Lebanon, Virginia, she was a daughter of the late Dorothy Vivian Ray. She enjoyed going to church and was a member of Sullivan Branch Pentecostal Holiness Church.
In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Stump.
Survivors include three children, Ed Stump of Knoxville, Tennessee, Crystal Chaffin and husband, R.J. of Cleveland, Virginia, and Jennifer Stump of Honaker; four grandchildren, special grandson, Xavier Chaffin and wife, Bridget, Kendra Smith and husband, Evan, Chandra Hale, and Olivia Hale; four great-grandchildren, Hunter Chaffin, Ella Chaffin, Onalee Smith, and Everly Chaffin; two siblings, Darrell Ray and wife, Bonnie of Lebanon and Gary Ray of Bristol; several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM Saturday in the Honaker Funeral Home Chapel, Honaker, Virginia, with Rev. Jeff Tiller and Rev. Keith Harris officiating. Interment will follow in Ketron Memorial Gardens at Lebanon, Virginia.
Pallbearers will be Xavier Chaffin, Evan Smith, Wayne Harris, Josh Harris, Dalton “Darnell” Coleman, and Robert “R.J.” Chaffin.
The family will receive friends at the Honaker Funeral Home after 6:00 PM Friday.
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  • Visitation

    Friday, October 9th, 2020 | 6:00pm
    Friday, October 9th, 2020 6:00pm
    Honaker Funeral Home
    4686 Redbud Highway
    HONAKER, VA 24260
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  • Service

    Saturday, October 10th, 2020 | 11:00am
    Saturday, October 10th, 2020 11:00am
    Honaker Funeral Home
    4686 Redbud Highway
    HONAKER, VA 24260
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Jeff Tiller
    Rev. Keith Harris
  • Interment

    Ketron Memorial Gardens
    154 Huckleberry Road
    LEBANON, VA 24266
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wendy and rick

Posted at 09:20am
Ed, So sorry for you and your families loss. You are in my thoughts. My sincere sympathy Wendy and Rick from the gym
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Angel Campbell

Posted at 08:43am
Praying for u and your family at this difficult time . I chose to have a tree planted In her honor because your memories are alive like this tree .
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Premier South Region Team

Posted at 10:29am
Dear Ed, Our deepest sympathies for you and your family's loss, you are in all of our thoughts.
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Susan Helms

Posted at 05:55pm
My prayers are with you during these difficult days - may God grant you peace.

Scott & Rachel Osborne

Posted at 04:01pm
With deepest sympathy.
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