Cecil Junior Widener


Abingdon, VA.


Cecil Junior Widener passed away on Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at Bristol Regional Medical Center.


Cecil was born on March 1, 1951 to the late Martin Lee Widener and Carrie Rouse Widener of Abingdon, VA.


He was an avid farmer who also enjoyed horse back riding. Cecil loved the outdoors, spending time with family but above all cherishing his grandchildren.


Including his parents, Cecil is preceded in death by six brothers and four sisters.

He is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Thelma “Libby” Widener; his daughter, Whitney (Andrew) Widener; three grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.


A graveside service will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Friday, November 12, 2021 at Rush Creek Church Cemetery with Rev. Jerry A. Eggers officiating. Those wishing to attend are asked to meet at the cemetery by 1:45 P.M.


Frost Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to serve the family of Mr. Widener.

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