2018-02-03 / Obituaries

Jeffrey Scott Puryear

South Boston, VA — Jeffrey Scott Puryear, 50, of 1187 Sandy Ridge Rd., South Boston, died Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018.  Born in Atlantic County, NJ, Mr. Puryear was the son of Bailey L. Puryear and the late Ruth Anne Geary Morris.  Mr. Puryear previously worked at Goodyear and was a member of High View Baptist Church.  He was preceded in death by his brother, Mark Puryear.

In addition to his father, Mr. Puryear is survived by his brothers, Dan Puryear and wife Lisa, of Kerr Lake, Michael Puryear and wife Gwynne, and Jamie Puryear, of South Boston, Virginia; two sisters, Beth Mullen and husband Ken, of Chapel Hill and Jennifer Vinciguerra and husband Vinny, of Mission Viejo, California; his nieces and nephews, Aaron, Shannon, Nick, Michael Scott, Mark, Krissy, Megan, Kaden and Nicolette.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m., Saturday, Feb.  3, 2018, at Brooks & White Chapel by the Rev. Leslie Puryear.  Burial will follow in High View Baptist Church Cemetery.  Visitation will be held 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Brooks & White Funeral Home prior to the service and at other times at the home of Michael and Gwynne Puryear, 138 Puryear St.

Pallbearers will be Willie Mays, Nick Perry, Michael Scott Puryear, Aaron Puryear, Mark Mullen and Michael Dalton.

Condolences may be sent at www.brooksandwhite.com.

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