1928 - Alderson High School - 1968



Harry S. Canterbury -Obituary

July 25, 2014

After a short illness, Harry S. Canterbury, 74, went to be with his Lord on Friday July 25, 2014. He was born in Alderson, West Virginia on August 4, 1939, and a graduate of Alderson High School-1957. He joined the Navy after graduation and served for 10 years around the world. Settling in Virginia in 1969, he worked as a Route Salesman for Johnson’s Foods and worked his longest as a Route Supervisor.

Left to cherish his name is his wife of 48 years, Serena, two sons, Mark and Steve; granddaughter, Elizabeth; his mother, Frances Canterbury.

He was a long time member of New Testament Baptist Church for 33 years. In keeping with his wishes he would like to be cremated. A memorial service will be held 2 pm on Thursday, July 31, 2014 at Oakey’s Vinton Chapel with Rev. Jay Richards officiating. Visitation will be from 7-8 pm Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at Oakey’s Vinton Chapel. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the building fund at New Testament Baptist Church. (source and photo: Oakey Funeral Services, Roanoke, Va.)


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