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Wharf Hill United Methodist Church
Thursday July 12th, 2018
12:00pm - 2:00pm

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Wharf Hill United Methodist Church
Thursday July 12th, 2018

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Ridgelawn Cemetery
Thursday July 12th, 2018

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Franklin Rector Currin


Franklin Rector Currin, age 82, passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at his home in Sugar Grove, Va.

He was born October 29, 1935 in Sugar Grove, Va. to the late Oden and Alma Hamm Currin. Rector was a member of Wharf Hill United Methodist Church. He served in the United States Army and was retired from Sprint after 37 years of service. Mr. Currin will be remembered lovingly as a dedicated husband, father, and grandfather. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Alta C. Balow; and a grandson, Thomas Musser.

Rector is survived by his wife of 52 years, Linda Thomas Currin of Sugar Grove, Va.; daughter, Lisa Musser and husband, Ed of Rural Retreat, Va.; son, Dr. John Currin and wife, Dr. Nancy Currin of Blacksburg, Va.; four grandchildren, Matthew Musser, Andrew Musser, Brian Currin and Katelyn Currin.

Funeral Services will be held Thursday, July 12, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Wharf Hill United Methodist Church with Reverend Mike Dixon officiating. Burial will follow in Ridgelawn Cemetery, Sugar Grove, Va. where Military Honors will be conducted by Francis Marion VFW Post #4667. The family will receive friends Thursday from 12:00 noon until the time of service at Wharf Hill United Methodist Church.

Flowers are appreciated or donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the family at www.seaverbrown.com. Seaver-Brown Funeral Service and Crematory is honored to serve the family of Franklin Rector Currin.

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I am so sorry to just be hearing about the passing of Mr. Currin. I have very good memories of going to church with you all. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

Trish Dillman Stowers Aug 2 2018 12:00 AM

I am saddened to hear of Mr. Currin's passing. I have many blessed memories of him and his family. Prayers to Linda, Lisa, John and families. Lisa, Jeremy, & William Meek

Lisa Meek Jul 18 2018 12:00 AM

My condolences to the family in the passing of Mr. Currin. It was a pleasure to meet he and his wife while visiting him for home health. They both made me feel at home during my visits. May God Bless this family during this time.

John Dutton Jul 13 2018 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for your loss. He was such a great person. Prayers for all.

Bonita Jones Jul 12 2018 12:00 AM

May God bless and keep you in this time of need. You are in my prayers.

Carol A. Conklin Jul 12 2018 12:00 AM

Rector was a wonderful man who loved the Lord. This was made evident in Rector as great husband and a faithful community worker willing to do anything to help his wife Linda as well as those in need. He will be greatly missed.

Lucille Kinkade Jul 11 2018 12:00 AM

Mrs. Currin, John and Lisa, I'm so sorry to hear of the passing of Mr. Currin. He was a great Man and member of the Sugar Grove community. Please know you're in my thoughts and prayers. Ronnie Miller Lexington VA

Ronnie Miller Jul 11 2018 12:00 AM

Linda and family, so sorry to hear of Rectors passing. You will be in my thoughts and prayers.

Pat McClure Jul 11 2018 12:00 AM

Dear Family, I worked with Rector when the Telephone Ofc. was in Marion. He was a faithful worker and a good friend. The Lord is faithful and He will give you peace and comfort during this time. Sincere Sympathy, Praying for you Margaret "Polly" Hall

Margaret Hall Jul 11 2018 12:00 AM

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