Obituary of John Wolfe, Jr.
John Cord Wolfe, Jr., 82, of Hiltons, Virginia, passed away peacefully at home, on Friday, January 25, 2019.
He was a graduate of Hilton High School and was retired from Sprint Telephone. He was a farmer his entire life and loved his John Deere tractors. He volunteered at the Carter Family Fold for many years. He was a life-long, faithful member of Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church.
He was preceded in death by his son, Ivan Mark Wolfe, his son-in-law, Stacy Strong, his parents, John & Dania Wolfe, his sisters, Sarah Roberta Bays, Lena Jane Worley, Bessie Viola McMurray & Kathern Eileen Wolfe.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Nancy Flo Wolfe; three daughters, Dewanna Cross & husband, Bruce; Yolanda Burke & husband, David; and Dania Strong; and daughter-in-law, Angie Wolfe; six grandchildren, Madison Lee Cross, Cortney Leanne Wolfe, Adrianna Jon “AJ” Cross, Katelyn Renee Wolfe, Jacob Ethan Strong, and Shyanna Bo Strong; and sister, Myrtle Ree Wolfe; and several nieces & nephews.
The family will receive friends from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sunday, January 27, 2019, at Scott County Funeral Home, Weber City.
Services will follow at 5:00 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Vickie Carter and Pastor Randy Powers officiating. Music will be provided by Patsy Mercer, Dale & Teresa Jett, and Oscar Harris.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, January 28, 2019, at Wolfe-Jett Cemetery, Hiltons, VA. Those wishing to attend are asked to meet at the cemetery at 10:55 a.m.
Pallbearers will be Jacob Strong, Cory Combs, Brandon Minton, Tommy Holder, Dale Jett, and John Bays.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Paul Quillen, Terry Olinger, Randy Marcum, Jack Parker, and Roger Carter.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 175, Hiltons, VA 24258.
Carter-Trent/Scott County Funeral Home, Weber City is serving the Wolfe family.