Lorraine Sanders Lamb, 92, formerly of Big Stony Creek in Giles County, departed this life Monday morning, September 20, 2010 at Riverview Nursing Home in Rich Creek surrounded by her loving family. Born in Kimballton on March 23, 1918 she was a daughter of the late Andrew Jackson and Della Mae Brumfield Sanders. She had been employed in nursing services at several facilities and was retired from Montgomery Regional Hospital in Blacksburg as Supervisor of Sterile Services. She was preceded in death by her husband Odie Lamb, a daughter Janice A. Snider, her brothers Raymond Sanders and Jack Sanders, and her sister Frances Sanders. As a young person she worshiped in the fellowship of Olean Church of The Brethren on Big Stony Creek and attended the churches of her children when she was with them later in life.
She leaves to cherish her memory her daughters Jo S. Lafon and her husband Ted of Pearisburg, Jessie S. Jamison and her husband Alvis of Pembroke, Jean F. Trenor of Pembroke; her sons Andy Richards of Christiansburg and Brad Stump of Christiansburg; her fourteen grandchildren; her seven great-grandchildren; and her one great-great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at 2:00 PM in the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., Pembroke with Pastor Rob Lough and Pastor Eddie Kendall officiating. Burial will follow in Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour before the services. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.