Vivetta Louise Donnally Crist, 70, of Ames Heights passed away on Saturday, January 21, 2023, at Johnston Willis Hospital in Richmond, VA. She was born on February 18, 1952, in Meadow Bridge, WV, to the late Dayton and Irene Tincher Donnally.
Louise worked for Workers Compensation, Health South, and Body Works in her younger years. She loved reading books, sewing, and playing the piano at church.
In addition to her parents, Louise is preceded in death by her husband Arthur Crist, brothers James Donnally and Jason Donnally, and her sister Deloris Perry.
Those left to cherish her memory include her son Stephen Crist of Ames Heights, daughter Arleatha Crist of Bellville, OH, granddaughters Stephanie Crist (Cory Collins) and Megan Lawbrentz, three great-grandchildren Larkin, James, and Myra, two brothers Dayton Donnally (Sheila) and Joe Donnally, sister Edith Morrison, sister-in-law Bonnie Workman, several special nieces, and nephews.
Louise will be cremated, and a graveside service will be held later in the spring. She will be laid to rest beside her husband who was the love of her life at Bibb Cemetery on Wonderland road in Gatewood, WV.
High Lawn Funeral Home is assisting the family.