Annie Virginia Curtis Alsop, 94, died Thursday, February 07, 2019, at the Blue Ridge Manor where she had lived for the past 8 years. She was born in Spotsylvania County on November 2, 1925 to the late Howard Phillip Curtis and the late Rosa Shelton Curtis along with her step-mother, Allene Curtis. In addition she was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Rev. James Howard Alsop; brothers, Walter Curtis and Robert Curtis; sister, Virgie Howard all of Fredericksburg, VA; one great grandson, James Michael Alsop.
She and her husband served the Lord for 50 years of their marriage. When her husband was called into the ministry she went back to work full-time to support the family while he completed college and seminary. Always willing to move and support Jim, they served a number of church communities finally retiring from Fort Trial Baptist church and making Bassett their home.
She is survived by one son, Mike Alsop and wife, Bobbi of Bowling Green; one daughter, Charlotte Krovic and husband, John of Virginia Beach; four grandchildren, Sarah, Michael, Adam and Brian; three great granddaughters, Faire James Krovic, Wynne Lenor Krovic and Everly James Alsop.
The family suggests that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to the Fort Trial Baptist Church, 170 Oak Level Road, Stanleytown, VA 24168 or the Amedisys Hospice Care, 5221 Valley Park Drive, Suite 1, Roanoke, VA 24018.
Visitation will be at Fort Trial Baptist Church, Monday, February 11, 2019, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM, 170 Oak Level Road, Stanleytown, VA. The memorial service will follow at the Church at 11:00 AM.
Bassett Funeral Services is in charge.