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Condia Weddle, 82, Abingdon, VA, departed this life for
his Heavenly home on Sunday, September 11, 2011, with his
loving family by his side.
He was born in Balken, KY, on October 21, 1928, to the
late Daisy Weddle and Charles Weddle.
Condia was a retired coal miner from Clinchfield Coal
Company after 32 years. He served in the Merchant Marines
and was a member of Abingdon Masonic Lodge #48. Condia was
a private licensed pilot and enjoyed flying with his wife.
He was wonderful at telling stories about his past as a
young boy and man, which his children and grandchildren
loved to hear and will cherish the memories. Condia
touched many lives, he was a wonderful husband, father,
grandfather, great grandfather, brother, uncle and friend.
He will be missed dearly by his family and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by
one grandson, Mark Weddle; three sisters, Grace Deal, Mary
Estremsky, and Alice Weddle; seven brothers, Chester
Weddle, Dewey Weddle, Elijah Weddle, Charles Weddle,
Samuel Weddle, Joey Weddle, Jimmy Weddle, and Gene Weddle.
Condia is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Bobby
Dotson Weddle; two daughters, Brenda Weddle Majors, of
Bristol, VA, and Shawnee Weddle Jessee and husband Harry,
of Abingdon, VA; four sons, Jerry and wife Sherri, of
Kingsport, TN, Johnny and wife Beverly, Darrell and wife
Diane, and Harold and wife Sherry, all of Abingdon, VA;
two sisters, Patricia Morris and husband Larry, of
Wilmington, NC, and Stella Stokely and husband Chuck, of
Bel Air, MD; two brothers, Glenn Weddle and Calvin Weddle,
of MD; thirteen grandchildren; seventeen great grand-
children; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
The family will receive friends at Farris Funeral Service,
from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m., Wednesday, September 14, 2011, or at
anytime prior at the home of Bobby Weddle, 19255 Oakwood
Dr., Abingdon, VA.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m.,. Thursday,
September 15, 2011, in the Main Street Chapel of Farris
Funeral Service, with Pastor Ken Holmes officiating.
Mausoleum entombment will follow in the Colonial Chapel
Mausoleum at Forest Hills Memory Gardens. Condia’s
grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
Mr. Weddle and his family are under the care of Farris
Funeral Service, 427 East Main Street, Abingdon, VA 24210