Lucy Beatrice Lamb Shrader, 85, of Amherst, passed away on Saturday, May 25, 2019. She was born on August 25, 1933, in Amherst, Va., to the late William and Mary Lamb. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Helen Hunt; brother, William Lamb Jr.; and daughter, Pamela Lynn Sale and husband, Danny. Lucy lived in Amherst her entire life. She was a member of Sardis United Methodist Church and was known for her cooking in the Amherst community. Lucy was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Lucy is survived by her husband of sixty-six years, Granville Shrader; sons, William Shrader and wife, Peggy, and James Shrader and wife, Patty; six grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren. A funeral service was held on Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at 2 p.m. at Sardis United Methodist Church with the Rev. Roger Powell and the Rev. C. Randall Harlow officiating. Burial followed the service at Tudor Hall Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you consider donating to Sardis United Methodist Church. Driskill Funeral Chapel of Amherst is serving the family.

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