Stephen Theron Meredith, 57, of Bear Spring Road, Pearisburg, departed this life Saturday morning, November 23, 2013 at his home in the care of his family and Carilion Hospice after a short illness. Born in Giles County on November 19, 1956, he was a son of Betty Jean Martin Meredith of Pearisburg and the late Teddy Theron Meredith. He was employed with Patrick Enterprises in Pembroke and a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, New River Ward in Pembroke. He was preceded in death by his father and his brother, Richard Meredith.
He leaves to cherish his memory his mother Betty Martin Meredith of Pearisburg; his wife Kathy Orey Meredith of the home; his son Joshua Shane Meredith of North Carolina; his step-sons Brian Lee Blankenship of Radford and Joey Carson Blankenship of Peterstown; his eight grandchildren; his brother David Meredith of Pearisburg; his sisters Carolyn Moore of FL, Patsy Radford of Pembroke, Alesia Meredith of Pearisburg; his mother-in-law Ruth Orey of Narrows; his sisters-in-law Patricia Riddle of Narrows, Carol Orey of Narrows, Lisa Beaver of Afton Mt.; and his nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be conducted Tuesday evening at 7 pm in the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., Pembroke with Elder Beverly Meredith speaking. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour before the services. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.