AnnaBelle Newville, 77
Funeral services for AnnaBelle Newville, 77, of Ava, were held April 13, 2017, at Clinkingbeard Funeral Home in Ava with Pastor Robert Roberts officiating. Mrs. Newville died April 10 at her home in Ava.
She was born Aug. 1, 1939, in Rockbridge, the daughter of Janet Lucille Byerley. On July 11, 1966, in Ava, she married Johnny Newville. She worked in the home health care field and was also a homemaker. Mrs. Newville was of the Baptist faith and had attended the Faith Rock Church in Ava. She enjoyed gardening, growing flowers, reading, puzzle books, and walking and visiting with friends. She loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She is survived by three daughters, Robin Hutson and husband Lowell, Rebecca “Becky” Stanifer and husband Jackie, and Betty Herrell, all of Ava; 11 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; one brother, Jimmy Lynn Crisp and wife Uli of Florida; two sisters, Kathleen Sue Brace and husband Tarry of Centerville, Iowa, and Debbie Snell and husband Phillip of Brixey; an aunt, Linna Rae Fleetwood of Squires; many nieces and nephews, and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her mother and stepfather; her husband, Johnny; a step-daughter; three brothers and one sister.
Burial was in the Ava Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the family as love offerings to help cover medical expenses.
Clinkingbeard Funeral Home, Ava, directors.