Ralph L. Killon, age 81, of Wagoner Ridge Road, Ennice; passed away Monday, March 15th, 2021 at his residence.
Ralph was born April 23rd, 1939 in Alleghany County to the late Royal Glenn and Ethel Gertrude Norman Killon. He was a Dairy-Beef Farmer most of his life and also was a talented brick and block mason, building many homes in the surrounding areas. He was a loving Husband, Father, Grandfather and Great-Grandfather. He was a friend to all and helped so many people, never meeting a stranger.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Margaret Moore Killon; three children: Karen Roberts and husband Jackie of Sparta, Brian Killon and wife Tammy of Ennice, Kimberly Atwell and husband Jeff of Ennice; four grandchildren: Forest Fender and wife Amber, Madison Fender, Joshua Atwell and Joseph Atwell; a step-grandson, Jackson Roberts; two great-grandchildren: Logan and Holli Fender; three brothers: Roger Killon and wife Barbara of Ennice, Ray Killon and wife Brenda of Low Gap, Johnny Killon and wife Linda of Sparta; four sisters: Jackie Brooks and husband Don of Ennice, Betty Killon of Maryland, Elizabeth Cleary and husband Claude of Ennice, Kay Cox and husband Jerry of Galax, VA; many nieces, nephews and extended family members also survive.
Graveside Services to honor the life of Ralph will be held at 1:00 pm Friday, March 19th, 2021 at Saddle Mountain Cemetery with Reverend Keith Ledford and Elder Russ Cox officiating.
Due to Covid-19, no formal visitation will be held.
The family respectfully request no food be brought to the home.
Thomas Family Funeral Service is honored to be serving the Killon Family. If you wish, online tributes may be extended to the family at www.thomasfamilyfs.com.
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