Obituary of James Overstreet
James Nickie Overstreet, 84 of Lynch Station, passed away Sunday, October 14, 2018 at Autumn Care of Altavista. He was born on Sunday, December 17, 1933 in Bedford County, the only surviving child of the late Ernest Ward Overstreet and Rosie Maude Raider Overstreet. He was also preceded in death by his brothers & sisters, Mable Barker, Dorothy Mayhew, Lewis Overstreet, Rudolph Overstreet & Ernest Overstreet.
He was retired from Magnatek , was a veteran of the U. S. Air Force and was a member of the Baptist Tabernacle.
He is survived by his daughter, Teresa Bryant & husband, Donnie of Altavista; grandchildren, Samantha Hutcherson, Lance Hutcherson, Shania Bryant, Donnie Lee Bryant, III; good friends, Eugene Hackworth, Jim Patterson, Wyatt Pickeral; special family friend, Marty Hutcherson as well as several nieces & nephews.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Lewy Body Dementia Association, 912 Killian Hill Road S.W., Lilburn, GA 30047 or visit www.lbda.org.
The family would like to thank the staff of Autumn Care & Gentle Shepherd Hospice for their kindness, care and love of my dad during his illness.
The family will receive friends beginning at 11 AM on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at the Baptist Tabernacle and a funeral service will follow at 1 PM with Pastor Jon Ensley officiating. Interment, with military honors by Altavista American Legion Post #36 & Gretna Post #232 will follow in Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at other times at the home of Terri & Donnie Bryant.
Arrangements are being handled by Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Huddleston.
1140 W. Lynchburg-Salem Turnpike (Rt 221/460) Bedford, VA 24523, US
Phone: (540) 586-3304 Fax: (540)586-2084
11351 Leesville Road, Route 43 South Huddleston, VA, 24104, US
Phone: (540) 297-4966 Fax: 540-586-2084