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Obituary for Sidney Tivis Deel

Sidney Tivis Deel, age 83, of Vansant, Virginia passed away on Monday, October 8, 2018 at Johnston Memorial Hospital, Abingdon, Virginia.

Born May 15, 1935 at Leemaster, Virginia, he was the son of the late Curtis Baldwin and Beulah Deel. He was raised by his loving grandparents Elijah and Gracie Deel. He was a veteran having served in the U.S. Air Force. Sidney was a teacher and bus driver for the Buchanan County School System. He was a member of the Crane Nest Primitive Baptist Church at Russell Prater. He loved raising beagles, bee keeping, and the Primitive Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Ava Stiltner Deel and one brother, Robert Deel.

Two Daughters
Patricia Sharon Deel of Vansant, Virginia
Deborah Lynn Deel of Christiansburg, Virginia
One Son
Daniel Sidney Aaron Deel of Gray, Tennessee
One sister
Phyllis Ann Keene of Virginia Beach, Virginia
One Brother
Eugene Deel of Leemaster, Virginia
One Aunt
Lorraine Hagy Farmer of Leemaster, Virginia
One Uncle
Killow “Kig” Deel of Bel Air, Maryland
Also surviving are several special Nieces, Nephews, and Cousins.

Funeral services for Sidney Tivis Deel will be held on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 1PM at the Virginia Funeral Home Chapel, Grundy, Virginia with Elders of the Sandlick Association Of Primitive Baptist Churches officiating, with burial to follow at the Greenhills Memory Gardens Claypool Hill, Virginia.

The family will receive friends Friday evening 6 PM at the Virginia FuneralHome. A service will be held at 7 PM.

Serving as Pallbearers will be Family and Friends.

Virginia Funeral Home of Grundy, Virginia is in charge of the arrangements.

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