Thomas Clegg Lang “Herby”, age 72, of 508 Tyler Avenue, Pearisburg, VA departed this life Friday February 9, 2018 at his home. Born on November 14, 1945, he was a son of the late Edgar and Alma Elmore Lang of Pearisburg. Thomas was retired from the Giles County School Board with 35 years service. He also served four years in the U S Marine Corps during the Viet Nam War. He was preceded in death by his parents, and his beloved wife of 45 years, Brenda K Lang who lost her life on October 19, 2017.
He leaves to cherish his memory his sons and daughters-in-law Christopher M. and Cindy Lang of Pearisburg, Jeremy Lang of Pearisburg, and Thomas and Krystal Lang of Pearisburg; his grandchildren who were the light of his life, Kaiyah, Kenna, Cooper, and Bella Lang; his brother and sister-in-law Edgar and Jean Lang of Burlington, NC; and his wonderful neighbors Susan and Darrell Haymore, Diane Bradley, Sherri Johnson, and James Bond.
“Herby” always kept watch of the neighborhood and let everyone know of the weather to come. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him. The family wishes to express their deep gratitude for all those who helped them through this difficult time. A very special thank you to Rhonda Sanders who had stayed with “Herby” and helped take care of him.
At his request funeral arrangements are private with the Kendall Funeral Home in Pembroke. Online condolences maybe sent by visiting kendall funeral home.com.