Thelma Louise Albert, age 101, of Draper, VA passed away Monday, March 29, 2010 on her family farm where she was born and lived her entire life. She was born June 13, 1908, daughter of the late George Wyatte and Princess Ann Conner Albert. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Anna Ayers and Ellen Blessing; two brothers, Charles William Albert and John Fred Albert.
She is survived by Cousins: Mildred Stowers of Princeton, W.Va., Lucille Bourne of Wytheville, Wythe Albert of Wytheville, Jack Linkous of Hampton, Evelyn Dunford Crockett of Piney, Va. Special caregivers: Susan, Rusty and Josh Slate, Kimberly Stone, Tim Gravely, Jerry Slate all of Draper.
A graveside service will be held Thursday, April 1 at 2 p.m. at Conner Valley Cemetery with the Rev. Dale Akers officiating.
The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6-8:00 p.m. at the Barnett Funeral Home.
Barnett Funeral Home, Wytheville, VA is in charge of arrangements.