Croy, Wanda Absher

Wanda Absher Croy, 83, of Blacksburg, died Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020.

She was born in Montgomery County on April 27, 1937, to the late Harold Absher, Sr., and Hattie Bland Absher. She was also preceded in death by brother, Harold Absher, Jr.; her sisters-in-law, Betty Gearheart and Nedra Croy; her brothers-in-law, Arthur Price, Tom Gearheart, Dean Croy and David Croy; her father and mother-in-law, Jennings and Georgia Croy; and her stepmother, Virginia Smith Absher.

She is survived by her husband, William “Tiny” Croy; a sister, Nadine Price; sisters-in-law Linda Absher and Sue Croy; brother-in-law Don Croy; daughters Cindy Shrader and Carolyn Croy; son-in-law Kevin Shrader; grandchildren Kaleb and Rachel W. Shrader, Rachel S. and Chris Cox, Andrew Thomas and Liza Thomas; nieces and nephews; and special friends, Norma Decker, Patty Oakley, Karen Hudson, John and Judy Scott and Sonnie Stafford and family.

A memorial service will be held on today, Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020, at 11 a.m. at the McCoy Funeral Home, 150 Country Club Dr., Blacksburg. The Reverends Steve and Rita Allen will officiate. The service will be transmitted by radio so that friends and family attending may remain in their cars. You may greet the family from your car following the service.

Thanks to her church family, her many friends and Highland Ridge Rehabilitation Center for their unwavering support and love.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial contribution can be made to the Centennial Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), McCoy, Virginia, or The Arthritis Foundation,


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