Mrs. Lillian Belle Price Knight Runion, 78, of Orkney Springs, passed away Saturday morning, March 25, 2017 at her home following an illness of several months.
She was born October 23, 1938 in Page County and was a daughter of the late Edward Lee and Daisy Florence Price Price.
Mrs. Runion was a homemaker and a member of the Shenandoah Valley Banjo and Fiddle Club and was a coordinator of the club dinners for many years.
She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister. She will be greatly missed by her loving family.
Mrs. Runion is survived by her husband, Gary, five sons, Bobby, Gary and Jeffrey Knight, all of Luray, Randall Knight of Orkney Springs and Jason Knight of New Market; a daughter, Theresa Perrell of Gardeners, PA; a sister, DeAnn Comer of Stanley; 19 grandchildren; and 28 great grandchildren.
She was predeceased by a brother, Louis Price and a sister, Jean Elizabeth Wise.
Mrs. Runion was a devoted and faithful member of the Newport Church of the Brethren near Shenandoah, where a funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday. The Revs. Duane Painter and Kent Bennett will officiate.
The family will receive friends at the church on Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Newport Church of the Brethren, 408 Newport Road, Shenandoah, VA 22849.
Theis Funeral Chapel in New Market will be handling arrangements.