Paul Wayne Altizer

November 29, 1946 - August 31, 2010

Paul Wayne Altizer, 63, of Riner, VA passed away on Tuesday, August 31, 2010. He was born on November 29, 1946 as the youngest son of Virginia L. Altizer and the late Donnie D. Altizer. He will be missed by the many people blessed to know him and forever remembered for his love of hunting, trapping, fishing, guns, his blue-heeler dogs, and the farm down on the river. He is survived by his mother, Virginia Lucas Altizer of Riner, brother Freddie Altizer and wife Phama of Riner, nephew Josh Altizer of Riner, niece Tara Altizer of Riner, multiple aunts, uncles, cousins, and many special friends. Family will receive friends from 5 -7 Thursday, September 2 at Gardner Funeral Home with a memorial service beginning at 7 with Rev. Mike Battle officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Good Samaritan Hospice or the American Cancer Society. Arrangements by Gardner Funeral Home, Floyd VA. Online condolences may be made at

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Jimmy Duncan

September 01, 2010

Allen & Darlene Phillips

September 01, 2010

We are so sorry for your loss. He was always nice to chat with. We will miss him. Praying that God will comfort and strengthen you now and in the long days ahead.


September 01, 2010

Great Guy,he will be missed!

Bob Newberry

September 01, 2010

Thoughts and prayers to all the Altizer family Bob