Bishop, David Thorpe
David Thorpe Bishop, 25, of Radford, Va., died Tuesday, December 12, 2006 at his home. Born in Radford, Va. October 19, 1981, he was the son of Tanya Bishop Cromer of Dublin and Don Bishop of Hiwassee. Thorpe was preceded in death by a half brother, Vance Bishop and his grandfather, David R. Durmon.
He was an employee of the Motor Mile Speedway and was a graduate of Pulaski County high school class of ’99.
Other survivors include grandmother, Myrtle W. Durmon, Pulaski; half brother, Donnie Bishop, New Athens, Ill.; special friend, Tabitha Harvey.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 16, 2006, at 11 a.m. from Stevens Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Mike Coleman and the Rev. Jerry Collins officiating. Entombment will follow in the Highland Memory Gardens Mausoleum. Visiting will be Friday evening at Stevens Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Arrangements by Stevens Funeral Home, Pulaski, Va.