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July 18, 2018

6/29/2018 3:40:00 PM
Nellie Weikle

Nellie Wolfe Weikle, 88, died June 26, 2018, in Maryland.

She was born Feb. 24, 1930, in Alleghany County, a daughter of the late James Henry Lee Wolfe and Ruthie Ann Elizabeth Fridley Wolfe.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Raymond Wolfe; her second husband, Hampton W. Weikle; a son, Gary Wolfe; grandson, Tim Childers; great-grandson, Tim Childers, Jr.; and several brothers and sisters.

Mrs. Weikle had retired as a book binder for Eagle Press.

She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Deale, Md.

She always enjoyed reading the Bible and loving on her grandchildren.

Surviving are five daughters, Brenda Rhoten and her husband Larry of Colonial Heights, Linda Childers and her husband, Dan of Dinwiddie, Cathy Hostetter and her husband Stephen of Churchton, Md., Betty Burton and her husband Raymond of Troutville and Becky Weikle of Laurel, Md.; her stepdaughter, Libby Gills of Roanoke; her stepson, Arnold Wolfe and his wife Judy of Brookneal; 19 grandchildren; and a number of great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, great-great-great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held Monday, July 2, at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of Arritt Funeral Home with Pastor Robert Mays officiating.

Interment will be made in the Wolfe Family Cemetery.

The family will receive their friends Sunday evening from 4-6 p.m. at Arritt Funeral Home.

The family requests that donations in Mrs. Weikle’s name be made to Arritt Funeral Home to defray funeral costs.

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