Archie Eugene “Snoopy” Rutherford

April 23, 1951 - May 21, 2020

04/23/1951 - 05/21/2020

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Service
Saturday May 23, 2020
2:00 pm
Ahoskie Cemetery
First Street
Ahoskie, NC 27910
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AHOSKIE, NC – Archie Eugene “Snoopy” Rutherford, age 69, of 1st Street West, passed away on Thursday, May 21, 2020 at the Vidant Roanoke Chowan Hospital of Ahoskie, NC.

Mr. Rutherford was born on April 23, 1951 to Archie E. Rutherford and Lotus Jenkins Fincham in Sperryville, VA. Archie worked as a Paver/Painter for Rose Brothers Paving until retired. He loved his family dearly and enjoyed spending time together. Archie was loved by many and will be deeply missed by all that knew him. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Johnny Rutherford.

Archie “Snoopy” is survived by his loving wife Joey, step-son, Kevin Harrell Overton of Cara, GA; four sisters, Alice Bowman of Palmyra, VA, Ann Carpenter and husband Monte of Haines City, FL, Emma Jenkins and husband Wayne of Culpeper, VA, Mary Wood and husband Bob of Rhodesville, VA; and brother Ronnie Rutherford and wife Tammy of Rixeyville, VA.

Due to the circumstance with Covid-19 restrictions from the CDC, and NC Board of Funeral Service, family and friends are welcome to come pay their respects and sign the guest book for Archie on Friday, May 22, 2020, from 2:00 pm until 5:00 pm at Garrett Sykes Funeral Service in Ahoskie, NC.

A celebration of life service will be held on Saturday, May 23, 2020, at 2:00 pm at the Ahoskie Cemetery, Ahoskie, NC, with Rev. James C. Ward, officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, PO Box 840692, Dallas, TX 75284-0692 or online by clicking here

Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Rutherford family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.

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Betty Jenkins
2 years ago

Emma I’m so sorry for your loss he was a sweetheart for sure!!!

Kathy Turner
2 years ago

Sorry for your loss

Sheri Breeden Tanner
2 years ago

So sorry! He was always a fun and friendly guy! I know he will be missed! Sending prayers! Sincerely, Rusty and Sheri Tanner

Sheri Breeden Tanner
2 years ago

So sorry for your loss! He was always a fun and friendly guy! Sending prayers! Sincerely, Rusty and Sheri Tanner

wade hawkins
2 years ago

PRAYERS from wade & brenda.

wade hawkins
2 years ago

prayers from wade& brenda

Frank and Carol Williams
2 years ago

I’m so sorry for your loss. May the Lord give you comfort in that you shall meet again some day

Gari Kelley
2 years ago

God bless!

Gari Kelley
2 years ago

I remember many fun times…God bless!

Emma Moore
2 years ago

Snoopy,we will miss you so much. I’m so sorry we didn’t have our get together like we planned. We will make sure we stay in touch with Joey Kay. Hug mom and rest of family until we all meet again.