Harry Eugene “Jake” Rexrode, 69, of Monterey, passed away, Sunday, April 24, 2011 at Rockingham Memorial Hospital.
He was born March 1, 1942 in Highland County, a son of the late Dewey E. and Ethel Mullenax Rexrode.
He was a logger and enjoyed time spent hunting and fishing.
He is survived by two brothers, William H. Rexrode of Richmond and Cletus R. Rexrode of Grove City, Ohio; three sisters, Charlotte Tyree of Fredericksburg, Marguerite Dunford of Covington and Shirley Hartman of Monterey, with whom he made his home, and a number of nieces and nephews.
A funeral service was conducted 2 p.m., Wednesday, April 27, 2011 at Obaugh Funeral Home in McDowell with the Rev. Andre Crummett officiating.
Burial was in Union Chapel Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Rick Andes, Andy King, Herman Puffenbarger, Robert Dunkle, Steve Hosmer and Billy Rexrode.
Memorial contributions may be made to Highland County Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 268, Monterey, Va. 24465