Rudisill, George Ray
George Ray Rudisill, age 93, of Blacksburg died Saturday, September 16, 2017 at New River Valley Medical Center. He was born in Talcott, WV on February 5, 1924 to the late George Kenneth and Sadie Chittum Rudisill. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Peggy Rudisill; brothers, Julian Rudisill, Paul Rudisill, Frank Rudisill; sister, Anna R. Hart.
He was a veteran of WWII having served under General Patton in the US Army. Ray Retired from RAAP after 21 years of service. After he retired he owned and operated Rudisill’s Garage with his son Greg. He enjoyed drag racing and camping with his family.
He is survived by his wife Patricia C. Rudisill; sons and daughters-in-law, Donald Rudisill and friend, Nancy, Frank V. Rudisill and wife, Marie, Greg Rudisill and wife Jennifer; three daughters; grandchildren, Kim, Kay, Christinia, Austin and wife, Gabby, Lora; great-grandchildren, Cody, Allie, Dillon, Drew, Natalie, Levi, Paisley; sisters-in-law, Shirla Ballard, Brenda Hamblin, Carolyn Caldwell; brother-in-law, Gregory Caldwell; Larry Rudisill special nephew and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at 11:00 am in the McCoy Funeral Home Chapel with Mr. James O. Flaugher and Pastor Hiawatha Spraggins officiating. Graveside will follow Wednesday at 2:30 pm in the Fletcher Cemetery, Alderson, WV. The family will receive friends from 6-8:00 pm Tuesday evening at the McCoy Funeral Home, 150 Country Club Dr., SW, Blacksburg, VA.