Tommy Roosevelt Lyle, 81, of Bonsack, passed away Thursday, December 14, 2017. He was a long time member of Blue Ridge Church of the Brethren and was retired from N & W Railroad after 42 years of service. He was predeceased by his daughter, Bonnie Ann Lyle; daughter-in-law, Tina Lyle; son-in-law, M. C. Walker and several brothers and sisters.
Surviving family includes his wife of 60 years, Eunice Lyle; sons, Donnie Lyle and Barry Lyle; daughters, Robin Dunbar and Vickie Walker; granddaughters, Ashlee Dunbar and Brittany Dunbar, and great-grandson, Kyler Dunbar.
A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM on Monday, December 18, 2017 at the Blue Ridge Church of the Brethren. Interment will follow in Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Sunday, December 17, 2017 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at Lotz Funeral Home in Vinton. Online condolences may be made at www.lotzfuneralhomevinton.com