Minnie Stilwell Surratt, 96, of Hillsville, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009 at her daughter’s residence. Mrs. Surratt was preceded in death by her parents, Andrew and Susie Montgomery Stillwell; husband, Lester Lee Surratt; daughter, Lucille Surratt; son, Clinton Surratt; She is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, Lester and Nancy Surratt of Martinsville, Elbert and Darlene Surratt, and Carl and Nancy Surratt of Hillsville; five daughters and sons-in-law, Pauline Marshall of Laurel Fork, Wilma Gardner of Galax, Janet and Paul Horton, Minnie and Roger Spangler and Betty Atkins of Hillsville; brother and sister-in-law, Isaac and Sylvia Stilwell of Hillsville; daughter-in-law, Barbara Surratt of Galax; 23 grandchildren, 39 great grandchildren, 8 great-great grandchildren and 1 great great-great granddaughter survive. Funeral services were held on Monday February 2, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. at the Pine Grove Primitive Baptist Church with Elder Ronald Bowman, Elder Lewis Vass and Elder Tim McGrady officiating. Burial followed in the Surratt Cemetery. A guest book is available online by visiting www.vaughanguynnandmcgrady.com. Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Chapel of Hillsville was in charge of the arrangements.