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Ray Edward "Monk" Dingus
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Birth: 1949
Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 6, 2005
Scott County
Virginia, USA

s/o Bent and Rissie (Casteel) Dingus

Ray Edward "Monk" Dingus, 56, of Route 3, passed away Tuesday (June 7, 2005) at Holston Valley Medical Center.

Mr. Dingus was a lifelong resident of Scott County, Va. He was a retired operator for West Moreland Coal Company and was of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Bent and Rissie Casteel Dingus; sister, Hazel Ashworth; stepson, Michael Bostic.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Ruth Joyner Dingus, Duffield, Va.; daughter, Kristie and husband David Grose, Coeburn, Va.; stepdaughter, Kim and husband Curt McLeland, Huxley, Iowa; grandchildren, Justin, Nikey, Kayla, Devin, and Haley; sisters, Geneva and husband Clyde Hall, Ft. Blackmore, Va., Sue and husband Bill Wallen, Clinchport, Va., Norma Sturgill, Gate City, Va.; brothers, Audley and wife Mabel Dingus, Ft. Blackmore, Va., Eugene and wife Beulah Dingus, Kingsport, E.B. Dingus, Weber City, Va., Paul and wife Lou Dingus, Dungannon, Va.; several nieces and nephews.

Calling hours are from 4 to 7 p.m. today at Pendleton Freewill Baptist Church and anytime at the residence of Norma Sturgill.

Services will be conducted at the church at 7 p.m. with Brother Kenneth Neeley, Evangelist Garry Hood and Pastor Kevin Sanders officiating.

Music will be provided by Pendleton Church Singers.

Graveside services will be Friday at 2 p.m. at Holston View Cemetery. Family and friends will meet at the funeral home at 1:30 p.m. to go in procession to the cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Kenny Dingus, Jerry Hall, Randall Bishop, Justin Bishop, Larry Lane, Delmar Ashworth and Phillip Dingus.

Condolences may be made online to the family at

Family links: 
  Benton Dingus (1899 - 1953)
  Rissie Casteel Dingus (1906 - 1951)
  Kristie Michelle Dingus Gross (1978 - 2007)*
  Hazel Marie Dingus Ashworth (1923 - 1991)*
  Ray Edward Dingus (1949 - 2005)
*Calculated relationship
Holston View Cemetery
Weber City
Scott County
Virginia, USA
Created by: Mitch Dingus
Record added: Oct 23, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16299605
Ray Edward Monk Dingus
Added by: Crystal Lane
Ray Edward Monk Dingus
Added by: Crystal Lane
Ray Edward Monk Dingus
Added by: Crystal Lane
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