Obituary for Rebecca “Becky” Joyce Rorrer Rupe

Obituary for Rebecca “Becky” Joyce Rorrer Rupe

Rebecca “Becky” Joyce Rorrer Rupe, age 63, of Fredericksburg, VA and formerly of Pulaski, VA transitioned to her heavenly home on Friday, January 15, 2021. She was the daughter of the late James Daly Rorrer, Sr. and Wanda Joyce Pugh Rorrer. She leaves to cherish her memory her husband of 45 years, Wayne Rupe; four sons, Gregory W. Rupe, James P. Rupe (Andrea), Aaron J. Rupe, and Zachary C. Rupe (Lauren); one brother, James Daly Rorrer, Jr. (Tammy); four grandchildren, who lovingly called her “MiMi,” Katie Rupe, Levi Rupe, Carter Rupe and McKenna Rupe; sister-in-law, Sylvie Blaize (Claude) of France; a nephew, Cody Rorrer; a niece, Heather Rivera; aunt, Freda Pugh; and a dear friend, Kim Flack. She was also preceded in death by her brother, Randall D. Rorrer. Becky was the Director of White Oak Christian Academy, she had worked as a Deputy Clerk in Pulaski County, as a Licensed Practical Nurse, and as a tutor at New River Community College. Becky was a devoted Christian woman who loved God and served as a pastor’s wife for many years and most recently at White Oak Ministries (Church of God of Prophecy) in Fredericksburg, VA. She had a passion for outreach and traveled to the state of Idaho and the countries of Mexico, Chile, and twice to Cyprus on mission trips. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 at Horne Funeral Service in Christiansburg, VA from 1-2 PM. A celebration of her life will follow at 2 PM with Reverend Doug Patterson officiating. Interment will follow at Shiloh Cemetery in Pulaski County. We want to honor Becky’s memory and be cautious; thus, masks or face coverings are required. Flowers are appreciated but those wishing can make memorial contributions to: The Becky Rupe Memorial Fund at White Oak Ministries Church of God of Prophecy; 299 White Oak Road; Fredericksburg, VA 22405 The family is being served by Horne Funeral Service, Christiansburg, VA, 540-382-2612.