Gladys Ryder Lam
Gladys Ryder Lam, 80, of Stanardsville, VA passed
away on Monday, December 22, 2014 at Grace Health
and Rehab of Greene. She was born on September 20,
1934 in Madison, VA to the late Oscar and Martha
She is survived by her son, Hollis Lam, Jr., and
his wife, Brenda of Ruckersville; her daughter,
Barbara Turpin and her husband, Ray of Bedford; five
grandchildren, Jerry Hensley, Jr., David Lam, Dwayne
Batten, James Batten and April Garrison; four great
grandchildren, Jaylene and Landon Batten and Clara
and Shelton Garrison, her cousin, Ken Ryder and many
other family members and friends.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in
death by her husband of 61 years, Hollis Lam, Sr.,
her brother, Lee Ryder and her special pet, Pepper.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday,
December 27, 2014 at 11 a.m. at Ryan Funeral Home,
12819 Spotswood Trail, Ruckersville, VA 22968 with
Rev. Mark Holder officiating. The family will
receive friends one hour prior to the service.
Interment will follow in Stanardsville Cemetery.
In lieu of flower memorial contributions may be
made in her name to the Ruckersville Fire
Department, PO Box 789 Ruckersville, VA 22968.
The family would like to extend a very special
thank you to the staff of Grace Health and Rehab of
Greene for their love and support of Gladys and her
An online guestbook is available at
Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville, VA is handling