Glade Spring, VA. – Mrs. Rosa T. Testerman, 93, a resident of Debusk Mill Road, passed away on Wednesday, July 2, 2008, at her home.
Mrs. Testerman was born on August 2, 1914, in Washington Co VA, a daughter of the late Robert Wesley Taylor and Alice Elizabeth Hurley Taylor.
In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Robert Testerman; daughter, Shelby Jean Hurley; grandson, George Robert Hurley; and son-in-law, Randy Yarber.
Survivors include her daughters, Bonnie Jane Lester of Glade Spring, VA, Corene Waddle of Saltville, VA, and Diane Blevins of Meadowview, VA; sons, Carl Robert Testerman of Abingdon, VA, Doc Elmer Testerman of Glade Spring, VA, and Billy James Testerman of Meadowview, VA; 16 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; one great-great- grandchild; and special friends, Thelma Davis, Patty Freeman, Tommy Waddle, Linda Yarber and John Holmes.
The family wishes to say a special thanks to Washington County Hospice and Darlene Rodeheaver.
Graveside services for Mrs. Rosa Testerman will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, July 4, 2008, in the Old Glade Presbyterian Church Cemetery, with Dr. Don L. Paxton and John F. Stapleton officiating. The family will receive friends on Friday from noon until 1 p.m. in the Frost Funeral Home Chapel prior to leaving in procession. Friends may also call at any time at her residence.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons. Honorary pallbearers will be Jay Testerman, Lewis Testerman and Dr. Andrew Rhinehart. Condolences may be submitted at