W. Faye Salyard, 87, passed away Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. She was born in Martinsville to the late Charlie and Fannie Lowery.
During Mrs. Salyard’s working years, she worked for Woolworth, Armour Meatpacking Plant and the Naval Supply Center. However, her primary focus was raising her two daughters during her husband’s naval career. She was a devoted, longtime member of Bayside Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her siblings, Graham Lowery (Hazel), Ann Keough (Kip) and Dorothy Shuey (Bill).
Left to cherish her memory are her husband, Ronald K. Salyard; daughters, Brenda Bartlett (Jim) and Debbie Grazel (Chris); grandchildren, Christopher Bartlett (Autumn), Jayson Grazel (Rebecca), Beverly Bartlett Becker (Mark), Carissa Grazel and Mia Grazel; great-grandchildren, Emerson, Ellie, James, Grayson, Jasper, Beckett and Claire Noel; and many nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 21, at Bayside Church of Christ, 5025 Shell Road, Virginia Beach. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will follow in Rosewood Memorial Park.
The family would like to extend a thank you to Medi Hospice and the staff of Our Lady of Perpetual Help for their tender, compassionate care. We greatly appreciate the visits and cards from friends and family over the years.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.
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