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Rush D. Altizer

McDowell County, West Virginia, USA
Death 31 Dec 2013 (aged 79)
Grundy, Buchanan County, Virginia, USA
Burial Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 122700325 · View Source
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RUSH D. ALTIZER, 79 years of age of the Lynn Camp Section of Grundy, VA, went to be with the Lord, Tuesday, December 31, 2013 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Born in McDowell County, WV, he was the son the late Henry and Maudie Cassell Altizer. He lived most of his life in Buchanan County and was a member of the Harman Memorial Baptist Church. Rush was a retired carpet installer and a US Army veteran. He joined the Army when he was 17 years old and served three years.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1-Daughter: Ruschale Altizer and by one brother: Henry (Poss) Altizer Jr..

Those left to cherish his memory include, one sister: Maxine Woddard, Bristol, VA; 4-Brothers: Robert (Herb) Altizer, Bristol, VA; Eugene Altizer, Abingdon, VA; Leon Altizer , Bristol, TN and Robert (Wort) Altizer, Maxie, VA; and by his longtime companion: June Stacy , Grundy, VA.

Funeral Services for RUSH D. ALTIZER will be conducted Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 12:00 P.M. at the Grundy Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Shea Shrader officiating. Burial will follow in the Clinch Valley Memorial Park, Richlands, Virginia with full military graveside rites conducted by members of Childs-Gentry Post #7360 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Grundy, VA.

Friends may call at the Grundy Funeral Home Chapel Saturday morning from 11:00 a.m. until service time at noon.

Active Pallbearers will be family and friends.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Grundy Funeral Home of Grundy, VA is in charge of all arrangements.

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  • Created by: Vernon Miller
  • Added: 3 Jan 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 122700325
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rush D. Altizer (30 Sep 1934–31 Dec 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 122700325, citing Clinch Valley Memorial Cemetery and Mausoleum, Richlands, Tazewell County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Vernon Miller (contributor 47101395) .