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“Nancy, I am so sorry to hear of Bob's passing. I pray for your comfort in the days to come. You and the family are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: Lenora Brown - Chilhowie, VA

“Nancy sorry for you loss i didn't know until today sorry i missed the funeral may all of GOD's grace and strength be will you in the days to come ...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Shirley Leonard browning - VA

“Nancy, you are especially in my thoughts and prayers as you mourn the loss of your dear husband, Bob. ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: Barbara b Sturgill - Chilhowie, VA

“Nancy & Family, So sorry to see his passing,but we know he is at rest...with sympathy, teresa & mike... ”
4 of 10 | Posted by: mike snavely - marion, VA

“Nancy, I am so sorry for your lost. I really love you and will be praying for you. Bob is whole again like never before and rejoicing with Jesus. I...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Julia Shortt - Chilhowie, VA, VA

“We are sending prayers for Nancy and for all of Bob's family and friends. It was a blessing to know Bob. ”
6 of 10 | Posted by: Mary Aker - Atkins, VA - Friend

“Nancy & family, our condolences for your loss of Bob. He always had a kind smile & enjoyed seeing him at church. Prayer for all. ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Carl & Alma Jean Pennoington - VA

“My prayers with the families,so sorry.i know him and Bob having a good time in heaven laughing with each other. ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Faye Edmisten - Abingdon, VA

“My prayers with the families,so sorry.i know him and Bob having a good time in heaven laughing with each other. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Faye Edmisten - Abingdon, VA

“Nancy so sorry for your loss!! Prayers for you and your family!! ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Sharon Troxell - Marion, VA


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John Robert "Bob" Fields of Chilhowie, Virginia passed away at his home on Tuesday, July 20, 2021 after a long illness. Bob was born in Stone Coal, West Virginia. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. Bob was a member of the Chilhowie Baptist Church. He retired from the U.S. Treasury Department of engraving and printing.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents Noah Fields and Hazel Marcum Fields Fuller; one brother, Ray Fields of Stone Coal, WV; two sisters, Grethel Martin and husband Billy of Chilhowie, Va. and Ollie Wallace and husband Robert H. Yulee of Florida.
Survivors include his wife of thirty-two years, Nancy Edmisten Fields of Chilhowie, VA.; one son, John Ray Fields and wife Danielle of Hollywood, MD; two daughters, Joanne Fields Lyons and husband Tom O'Brien of Portal, AZ, and Denise Edmisten Roark and husband Gary of Chilhowie, VA; four grandchildren, Andrew Lyons and wife Matta of Columbia, MD, Ryan Fields and wife Angela of Hollywood, MD, Jamie Thomas of Hollywood, MD, and Emily Roark Barnett and husband Ben of Knoxville, TN; one great-granddaughter, Allison Lyons of Columbia, MD; special nieces, Judy Wallace of Vonore, TN, Wanda Henderson and husband Roger of Vonore, TN. The family would like to give a special thanks to Kindred Hospice, District Three, and special caregiver, Hayley Abel Williams.
Graveside Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Friday, July 23, 2021 at Westwood Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Seedline Ministry Chilhowie Baptist Church, 625 East Lee Highway Chilhowie, VA. Condolences can be made to the family online at www.wfhchilhowie.com. Williams Funeral Home is serving the Fields family.