George Rufus Riner, 97, of Hot Springs, Virginia passed away Monday, September 21, 2020 at the Springs Nursing Center in Hot Springs, Virginia.  

     He was born September 8, 1923 in Bath County, Virginia, the son of the late Henry and Annie Jones Riner.

     George formally managed Riner’s Service Station. He was a member of the Hot Springs Presbyterian Church where he played the organ. He enjoyed cooking.

     George is survived by a nephew Duke Riner; 3 great nieces, Lisa Robertson Perry, Autumn Riner and Laurie Riner; and 3 great nephews, Norman Robertson, Craig Robertson and Scott Robertson.

     He was preceded in death by his brothers and sister, Grace Marie Coles, Winifred Simmons, Edgar Riner, Ralph “Jack Riner, Sr. and Donald Riner.

     A graveside service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, October 4, 2020 at the Warm Springs Cemetery with John Young officiating.

     Memorial contributions may be made to the Warm Spring Cemetery c/o Bruce McWilliams, 277 Cedar Field Lane, Millboro, Virginia 24460.