Samuel Lee Rexrode, 86, of Monterey, passed away Saturday, May 01, 2010 at Avante at Waynesboro. He was born September 12, 1923 in Monterey a son of the late Ira W. and Maggie Jane (Rexrode) Rexrode.
Mr. Rexrode was a member of Monterey United Methodist Church and attended Asbury United Methodist Church. He was a farmer, truck driver and an avid outdoorsman who loved to turkey hunt.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Virgie (Taylor) Rexrode on May 28, 1997; an infant daughter; a sister, Eva Quist and a brother, Thomas Rexrode.
He is survived by a sister, Louise Rexrode of Monterey and Florida; four brothers, Douglas Rexrode and wife, Betty Jo of Churchville, Dale Rexrode and wife, Pat of Waynesboro; Robert Rexrode of Lexington, and Elbert Rexrode and wife, Eleanore of Waynesboro; and a number of nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be conducted 11 a.m., Wednesday, May 5, 2010 at Monterey Cemetery with the Rev. Richard Gibson officiating.
The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at Obaugh Funeral Home in McDowell.
Memorial contributions may be made to Highland County Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 268, Monterey, VA or Highland Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 267, Monterey, VA 24465.