Carla Yvonne Nunley

January 11, 1957 - January 28, 2012

Carla Yvonne Nunley, 55, of Riner, passed away on Saturday, January 28, 2012. She is survived by her husband, Richard Nunley; son and wife, Michael Rakes and Rose; son and friend, Simon Thomas and Jennifer Ferris; one step-daughter and husband, Jennifer and Michael Weeks; six grandchildren; brothers and sisters and spouses, Sandra K Newman-Carr and Reid, A. Russell Newman and Linda, Norris Wayne Newman and Vickie, Tony Curtis Newman, and Kenneth Ray Newman and Louise; a special friend, Angela Bishop Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at Gardner Funeral Home Chapel with the Reverend Roy Turpin officiating.Interment will follow at Restvale Cemetery. Friends may call on Tuesday after 1 p.m. at Gardner Funeral Home where the family will be from 6-8 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Floyd County Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 257, Floyd, VA 24091.Condolences to the family may be made at

Guest book

Delane Newman Vick

Asheboro, NC
January 29, 2012

Dear Cousins, I am so sorry to hear about Carla's passing. I know what it's like to lose a sibling. We lost Debbie 2 years ago this same month. God bless you and be with you during this time of mourning. Love you guys. Delane

Tana Newman

Christiansburg, Va
January 29, 2012

I will always treasurer the times we had together. My thoughts and prayers are with each of you.

Bill and Shirley

Louisa, VA
January 30, 2012

Rick, Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Please remember that we are here for you. Special prayers go out for Carla.


January 30, 2012

Kenny Newman and family, So sorry to hear of the passing of your sister. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.


January 30, 2012

Rick,Jennifer,& family, So sorry to hear about Carla.Was thinking of you all a few days ago,and the cook outs we had when we lived up on the mountain,and when Jennifer and Amanda would spend nights together.Know that our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

Dena Matherly

Wirtz, VA
January 30, 2012

I'm very sorry about your loss and wish I could come however I won't be able to make it but your entire family are in my prayers.

Ann Hawley

Roanoke, VA
January 30, 2012

Your family has my deepest sympathy. I know how much you cared for Carla. I met her when she came to the Vinton Health Dept to see Linda. So sorry for your loss. You will be in my prayers.

Peggy Merritt Floyd

Jonesville, NC
January 31, 2012

Dear Sandy, Russell, Wayne, Tony and Kenny & family of Carla, We were all so sorry to hear of her passing. Please know you all are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. Peggy, Glenda, Hazel & families

Robin Graham

Christiansburg va
January 31, 2012

Rick I am so sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Lena Scott Arnold

Martinsville virginia
January 31, 2012

So sorry to hear of Carla's passing. Have not seen her in quite a while but I am sure she will be missed by many. My heart-felt sympathy to all the family. Lena (a cousin)

Bud Griffith

Woolwine, VA
January 31, 2012

So sorry for the family's loss and in particular Simon, so sad. All the guys at Griffith Lumber's thoughts and prayers are with you.

Darrell & Susan Dickerson

February 01, 2012

Simon, we are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Donna & Larry Griffith

Floyd, VA
February 01, 2012

So sorry for the family's loss. We will be thinking of you and praying that you can find peace in the days to come.