OBITUARY

Rulie "Butch" Junior Stover

September 6, 1945May 7, 2018

Rulie Junior Stover "Butch", 72 died Monday May 7 2018 in Spartanburg, SC. Born on September 6, 1945 in Pettus, WV, he is the son of the late Rulie and Leva Rickman-Stover.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Jacquetta Toney and Burma Wills; brother, Leon Stover; and twin siblings, Betty and Bobby Stover.

Mr. Stover was a soldier having served in the United States Army and is a Vietnam Veteran. He was retired from Consolidated Coal. He loved The Lord Jesus Christ, fast cars and trucks and spoiling his kids and grandkids.

He is survived by his wife, Karen; his daughter, Sandra Kay Hedrick; his son, Clint Stover; grandson Hunter Ingo; sisters, Sandra Jackson and Doretta Berkesch; half-brother, Okey "Roochie" Pettry; many nieces, nephews, cousins; stepchildren, Denise McGowan and Scott Bowling; step-grandchildren, Hunter Bowling, Madison, Kalie and Maddox McGowan; and a special mention to Naoma Miraglia, his dear friend. A graveside service with Military Honors will be held on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.blueridgefuneralhome.com. Blue Ridge Funeral Home has the honor of serving the family.

Services

  • Graveside Service with Military Honors Saturday, May 12, 2018
REMEMBERING

Rulie "Butch" Junior Stover

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Beth Skeens

July 15, 2018

Clint,

I don't even know what to say...I just found out about Rulie and I am shocked and saddened. I don't know if you will ever see this but know my heart goes out to you.

MARGARETT SPENCE/JONES

May 11, 2018

DEAR KAREN, SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS OF BUTCH, PRAYING FOR YOU AND FAMILY,MAY GOD BLESS TOU ALL!

Lue Etta "DILLON" Shenefield

May 11, 2018

So very sorry for your loss. I remember Rulie growing up in Sycamore and walking home from the bus stop with him. He was always very kind. Lue Etta "DILLON" Shenefield

Pamela Payne

May 11, 2018

I am so sorry to hear of Mr. Stover's passing. My thoughts and prayers to the family and son, Clint. I know this is a great loss. Many times have I taken you down that road to "home", when you were younger. I remember you always looked up to your dad. I am sorry Clint.

Sharon Anderson

May 11, 2018

Sad to hear of your loss Karen.My thoughts and prayers will be there even though I can't be.Love you and your family.

Melissa Rogers

May 10, 2018

It was a pleasure getting to know Rulie and his family! You are all in my prayers!!

Judy Rife Radford

May 10, 2018

Sending hugs to Karen and her family. May you receive that comfort that will give you serenity through this huge loss.

FROM THE FAMILY