Rev. Henry Cline Eller , 100, passed away Sunday, May 28, 2000 at Bridgewater Home. His parents were Christian E. & Rebecca Henry Eller.
He is survived by 2 sons, Rev. Wendell Cline Eller & Galen Ross Eller & 1 daughter, Doris H. Heisel. Two spouses preceded him in death, Effie Mae Naff Eller & Fannie Bowman Eller.
Rev Henry C. Eller was an ordained minister of the Church of the Brethren for 47 years and pastored churches in Virginia; Maryland; West Virginia; Ohio; and Indiana. He retired in 1965.
He attended Daleville College and graduated from Bridgewater college in 1924 and Bethany Seminary in 1936. He was a member of Bridgewater Church of the Brethren and a Charter member of Rockingham Male Chorus.
He married Effie Mae Naff Sept 2, 1924 & he married Fannie Bowman Nov 2 1985.
Valley Funeral Home of Edinburg, Va./Bowman Crossings is handling the arrangements. He donated his body to science & no remains were asked for nor returned to the family and per his son Rev. Wendell Cline Eller of Bridgewater, Va. his name is on the stone of Effie Mae Naff Eller who is buried at Sherwood Burial Park in Salem, Va.