Robert Vance Sifford, 87, of Christiansburg, died Sunday, Feb. 6, 2022, at his home.
He was born in Montgomery County on Nov. 20, 1934, to the late Robert Hoge and Sadie Louise Hutchison Sifford.
He was preceded in death by two sisters, Loveda Price and Tiny Shepherd. He was a retired truck driver with Hennis-Spector Trucking.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Conelia Jarrell Sifford; two daughters, Glenna Sifford and Brenda Destefano; grandchildren Brandon Walker and Marina Destefano and wife, Nancy Destefano; sisters and a brother-in-law, Loretta Corvin and Janet and Jimmy Shaver; two brothers and a sister-in-law, Curtis Sifford and Stanley and Anne Sifford; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were conducted Thursday, Feb. 10, 2022, at 11 a.m. in the McCoy Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Russell Shepherd officiating. Interment followed in Roselawn Memorial Gardens. The family received friends Wednesday evening at McCoy Funeral Home, 150 Country Club Drive, SW, Blacksburg.