Opal Geneva Amburgey Salyers, 79, of Abingdon, passed away Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018 at Johnston Memorial Hospital in Abingdon.
Mrs. Salyers retired after teaching 30+ years at Coeburn High School.
She was the daughter of the late Melvina Mullins Amburgey and John Robert Amburgey and was also preceded in death by her husband, Donald Hugh Salyers Sr.; three sisters, Elva J. Powers, Mary Avia Funk, June DeHart; a brother, Jona Silas Amburgey.
Survivors include two daughters, Donna Rogers, Wise, and Roberta Salyers, Carrollton, Texas; a son, Donald Hugh Salyers Jr., Coeburn; four grandchildren, Brandon Salyers, Peyton Rogers, Alexandra Rogers and Emma Salyers; several nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews.
Graveside services and burial for Opal Geneva Salyers will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 4 p.m. at Greenwood Acres Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held Wednesday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m. at Estes Funeral Home in Coeburn.
Also a memorial service will be held on Saturday, Nov. 17 at 7 p.m. at Abingdon First Baptist Church in Abingdon.
Arrangements by Estes Funeral Home, Coeburn.