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Elizabeth Joyce Skinnell

November 9, 2021

Elizabeth Joyce Skinnell age 78 of Lynchburg went to be with the LORD on Tuesday, November 9, 2021. She was preceded in death by her parents James J. and Verna M. Neiman and a son Kevin Robert Lengel.

Elizabeth retired from Wernersville State Hospital as a registered Psychiatric Nurse for 30 years. She was very involved with clients recovery and helping them acclimate back into society. Elizabeth worked for Bedford Counseling Center part time for 15 years as a Registered Psychiatric Nurse. She was very passionate in the care for clients. Often she went out into the community to clients homes if they weren’t able to come to the center. In her free time she enjoyed bike riding, horseback riding, hiking, planting in her many gardens, music and dancing. She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law Kim B. and Randall W. Overstreet Brother in law Denny Lengel Family Friends Gary and Linda Overstreet.

A memorial service will be held in Tharp Funeral Homes Lynchburg Chapel on Monday, November 15, 2021 at 1 P.M.

Tharp Funeral Home, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.

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Kim, you and Randy are in my prayer! I am sorry for your great loss. May God carry and comfort you and give you strength in this time of grief. God bless you! Carlton

Posted by Carlton DUCK on November 13, 2021

Kim, I’m so sorry for the loss of Miss Betsy! I will always miss her singing you are my sunshine with me! Much love and prayers coming your way. Please reach out should you need anything! Love you!

Posted by Tammy Tweedy on November 12, 2021

Kim, I am sorry to hear of your moms passing, I know you are heartbroken but she is pain free now, if there is anything I can do please let me know., sending many hugs and prayers to you and your family. Angie

Posted by Angela Modie on November 12, 2021

"And flights of angels sing thee to thy rest"

Posted by Carroll on November 12, 2021

Kim, So sorry to hear about the passing of Betsy. There’s a deep emptiness left in your heart when you loose your mom, your best friend. We all sure had good times together. May God be with you and the family in the days ahead. Just turn to Him for comfort and peace. We love you and miss you. Rest in peace our dearest Betsy ❤️ Barbara Ann & Randy McManus

Posted by Barbara/Randy McManus on November 12, 2021

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