Pequita Renee Hoston, 49, of Pembroke, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, September 07, 2011 at Giles Community Hospital in Pearisburg. Pequita was born on June 26, 1962 at Giles Memorial Hospital in Pearisburg. She was a devoted daughter, aunt, and friend, who always had a smile for everyone. Her kindness and gentle spirit will be remembered by all who knew her. Pequita graduated from Giles High School where she excelled at track and after graduation was a star softball player.
She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Randolph Hoston, grandmother Natalie Marie Saunders, her aunt Dorothy House and special cousin Melvin (Bam) Anderson.
She leaves to cherish her memory her parents Charles and Mary Lois Chapman, James and Diane Simmons; her step-grandfather Nelson Saunders; her brothers Tim Chapman, Charlie Chapman, and Tony King; her four half brothers and one half sister; her nephews Chad Chapman, Brandon Chapman, Isaiah Chapman, and Jaylan Baylor; her aunts Mozella Dickerson, Barbara Hoston, Elizabeth Hoston, and Mary Alice James; her uncles Jimmy Chapman and Ronnie Chapman; her first cousins Randy Hoston, Ronald Hoston, Donald Hoston, Rev. Dee Anderson, Jeremy Anderson, Reggie Hoston, and Consuella Hoston, her special friends Melissa Jones, Adonna Summers, Larry Williams, Becky Harris, Missy Weddle, Mellissa Meredith and Rev. Joanne Carper; and a host or other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, September 10, 2011 at 2:00 pm in First Baptist Church, Chapman Ave., Pembroke with Rev. Dee Anderson and Rev. Fred Carper officiating. Burial will follow in Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg. The family will receive friends at the church Friday evening from 6:00 pm until 8:30 pm. The Kendall Funeral Home in Pembroke is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.