Samuel Marvin Wall, 73 of Blacksburg went to meet his heavenly father on Feb.16, 2021 at Montgomery Regional Hospital. He was born in Roanoke on June 21, 1947 to the late Samuel Harding Wall and Kathleen Edna Wall. He was preceded in death by his father, mother, and his eldest sister, Phyllis Mae Peachey of Blacksburg.
Marvin was a United States veteran who served three years in Germany, and he was a retiree of Moog Components group. Marvin was a member of North Fork Baptist Church in Blacksburg, where he served as deacon, Sunday school teacher, Sunday school superintendent, and a member of the choir. He was a loving man who devoted his life to serving the Lord, caring for his family and cultivating his family farm in Catawba Valley.
He is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Delores Bailey Wall of Blacksburg; brother, Dennis Wall of Blacksburg; and sister and brother in-law, Sandra Wall and James Givens of Powhatan, Va. He was the devoted father of three children, son Travis Wall and wife Crystal Wall; son Preston Wall and wife Katie Wall; and daughter Alicia Wall and husband Patrick Slate. Marvin was fondly known as “Pappy” to his four grandchildren, Allison Stanley, Lillian Wall, Samuel Wall, and Joseph Wall.
A graveside funeral service will be conducted on Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021 at 2 p.m. at Westview Cemetery with Pastor Danny Collins officiating.