Robert Swanson Humphreys, 72, of Buena Vista died Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital.

Robert Swanson Humphreys, 72, of Buena Vista died Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital. 

Born April 25, 1947, in Nelson County, he was the son of the late Frank Swanson and Deanie Lou Humphreys.

Robert was also preceded in death by sisters, Eunice Kunick and Elizabeth (Pete) Humphreys; and brothers, Norman “Buck” Edward Humphreys, Frank Wilson Humphreys, Marion Jefferson Humphreys, and Jessie James Humphreys.

Surviving are his wife of 50 years, Benonia V. Humphreys; children, Robert Swanson Humphreys, Jr., Benonia “Cathy” Humphreys, Sharon Humphreys, Karen Humphreys Bane, Jason Lewis Humphreys and Matthew Joshua Humphreys; 19 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren; sisters Georgie Byers and Shirlyn Satterwhite; and brother, Lowell Edward Humphreys; numerous nieces and nephews.

The funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, at Bolling, Grose & Lotts Funeral Chapel.  Burial will follow at Green Hill Cemetery.

Family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, May 20, at Bolling, Grose and Lotts Funeral Home.

Arrangements are being handled by Bolling, Grose, & Lotts Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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