Skurupey, Arlene Echols

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Arlene Echols Skurupey, age 77, of Blacksburg died, Friday, January 15, 2021, at her home. She was born in Blacksburg, Va. on October 18, 1943 to the late Paul B. And Mamie Dillon Echols. She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Skurupey, a son, Greg Skurupey, three brothers, Gale Echols, Shirley Echols, Mitchell Echols.

She was a member of Slussers Chapel Church of God, as well as very active in Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts.

She is survived by her daughter, Jodi Skurupey, son and daughter-in-law, Reggie and Wendy Skurupey, daughter-in-law, Kathryn Tidwell, grandchildren, Logan, Sheridan, Abria, Adam, Dillon, Ashton, Cameron, Matthew, great-grandchildren, Jack, Gabriella, Gregory, special sister-in-law, Ruth Echols, several nieces, nephews and other relatives, special friend, Sheena, special caregivers, Janna Anderson, Allen Linkous, Doris Smith, Frances Burton.

Funeral service will be conducted Monday, January 18, 2021 at 2:00pm in the McCoy Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Richard Gilbert officiating. Interment will follow in the Westview Cemetery, Blacksburg.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Jodi Skurupey, in order to establish a sports scholarship fund in Arleneā€™s name.

The family will receive friends from 12-2:00pm Monday prior to the service. Arrangements by McCoy Funeral Home, Blacksburg.