Mary Elizabeth Stiff, 67, passed away on September 27, 2008, she was the daughter of the late John and Kayte Pullen of Bedford , Va.
A member of the Red Hat Society, she attended church at the Ft Eustis post chapel and was a member of Lovely Zion Baptist Church in Bedford, Va.
Mary enjoyed spending time with friends and family. She also enjoyed collecting Light houses and various figurines which she used to decorate her home. She was especially passionate about her home and making sure it was always prepared to receive guest.
Mary was preceded by her sisters Peggy Harrison, Patricia Reynolds, and Brother John Pullen.
She is survived by her beloved husband of 48 years Harry Stiff Sr., two sons; Harry Stiff Jr. and wife Julynn of Daytona Beach, Fl. and Keith Stiff and wife Marcelle of Orlando Fl. There are two granddaughters Kennedy and Marissa.
Mary is also survived by her Brothers and Sisters; Billy Pullen of Ft. Washington, Maryland, Ruby Lowry and Gary Pullen both of Bedford, Va. Kay Thompson of Newport News, Va.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, September 30, 2008 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the Denbigh Chapel of Altmeyer Funeral Home. The funeral service will be on Wednesday October 1, 2008 at 1:00 PM at the Ft. Eustis Chapel, internment will be on Friday at 1:00PM at the Fairmont Cemetery in Bedford , Va.
Arrangements are under the care of Altmeyer Funeral Home – Denbigh Chapel , 12893 Jefferson Ave , Newport News , VA. 23608