Thomas L. Fletcher
CASTLEWOOD -- Funeral services for Thomas Leland Fletcher will be conducted Friday at 2 p.m. in Castlewood Funeral Home Chapel.
The Rev. Leonard Ferguson will officiate.
Burial will be in Russell Memorial Cemetery in Lebanon.
Mr. Fletcher, 85, died Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2000, in Russell County Medical Center in Lebanon.
Pallbearers will be Gaines Wade Dickenson, Mark Redman, Brian Kiser, Bill Higgins, Allen Jessee and Beecher Mays.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the American Cancer Society, 701 Piedmont Ave., Bristol, VA 24201.
Castlewood Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Joe B. Fugate Sr.
Funeral services for Joe Bowlin Fugate Sr. will be conducted Friday at 11 a.m. in Scott County Funeral Home in Weber City.
The Rev. Johnnie Bowlin will officiate.
Music will be by the Bowlin Family.
Burial will be in Spurrier Cemetery.
Mr. Fugate, 81, of Route 3, Bristol, Va., died Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2000, in Bristol Regional Medical Center.
He was born in Scott County, a son of the late Thomas H. and Ella Bowlin Fugate.
He was a retired machinist from the Virginia Department of Transportation.
He was a member of the Masonic Lodge of Mendota and Charity Baptist Church.
Surviving are his wife, Dora Salyers Fugate; children by previous a marriage, daughters Pat Moore of Kingsport, Linda Laughlin of Bristol Virginia and Frances Harris of Abingdon, and son Joe B. Fugate Jr. of Bristol Virginia; three sisters, Peggy Templeton of Gate City, Flo Stafford of Johnson City and Lucille Hobbs of Kingsport; and a brother, Freddie Fugate of Hiltons.
Pallbearers will be Fred Barker, Michael Grizzle, Darrell Gardner, Howard Gardner, Ricky McMurray, Regan McMurray, Dennis Franklin and Virgil Piercy.
Scott County Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Jessie Mae Harris
COEBURN -- Jessie Mae Harris, 60, died Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2000, at her home.
She was a daughter of Cecil Nixon Goad of Coeburn and the late Irby Goad.
She was a retired clerk from C & P Telephone Co. and a member of Telephone Pioneers of America.
She was a member of South Coeburn United Methodist Church and the Pocahontas Rebekah Lodge in Coeburn, where she held various offices.
Surviving, besides her mother, are her husband, Maynard Harris; a son, Todd Harris of Big Stone Gap; a granddaughter, Brittany Michelle Harris of Big Stone Gap; a grandson, Wesley Todd Harris of Big Stone Gap; and several nephews and nieces.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 2 p.m. in Estes Funeral Home Chapel.
The Revs. Marsha Mathews and Ron Adams will officiate.
Burial will be in Greenwood Memorial Gardens in Coeburn.
The family will receive friends after 6 p.m. Friday in Estes Funeral Home.
Glenn Houston Hunt
SALTVILLE -- Glenn Houston Hunt, 58, died Thursday, Feb. 17, 2000, at his home.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by D.R. Henderson Funeral Home.
Ida Mae Ingle
LAKE WORTH, Fla. -- Funeral services for Ida Mae Ingle will be conducted Friday at 2 p.m. in Fleenors Memorial Church by Akard Funeral Home of Bristol Tennessee. The Rev. Roger Ball will officiate.
Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery.
Mrs. Ingle, 91, died Sunday, Feb. 13, 2000.
Akard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
CASTLEWOOD -- Ruth Lawson, 77, died Thursday, Feb. 17, 2000, in Russell County Medical Center in Lebanon.
She was born in Castlewood, a daughter of the late James and Marion Cumbow Lawson.
She retired from the Russell County School System.
She was a graduate of Radford State Teachers College.
She was a member of Esther Memorial United Methodist Church and attended St. Paul United Methodist Church.
Surviving is a brother, J.W. Lawson of Castlewood.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 2 p.m. in Castlewood Funeral Home Chapel.
The Rev. Larry Rye will officiate.
Burial will be in Temple Hill Memorial Park in Castlewood.
Among survivors are several cousins.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday in Castlewood Funeral Home.
MARION -- Graveside services for Georgia McLaughlin will be conducted Saturday at 11 a.m. in Rose Lawn Cemetery by Barnett's Marion Funeral Home. The Rev. Herman Cress will officiate.
Those attending should meet at the funeral home by 10;30 a.m. Saturday.
Mrs. McLaughlin, 66, died Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2000, at her home.
She was a daughter of the late Corbett and Pearl Barker Testerman and the widow of Thomas M. McLaughlin.
Surviving are three daughters, Cindy McCoy of Chilhowie and Mary K. McLaughlin and Sara M. Burchett, both of Marion; two sons, David C. McLaughlin of Pulaski and Michael A. Henry of Marion; nine grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Among survivors are sons-in-law Greg McCoy, Larry Testerman and Lewis "Jr." Burchett; daughter-in-law Debbi Martin; and two special friends, Sally and Beezy.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday in Barnett's Marion Funeral Home.
Ruth M. Miller
ELIZABETHTON -- Ruth M. Miller, 87, of 1112 Lyndale Drive died Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2000, in Sycamore Shoals Hospital.
She was born at White Top, Va., a daughter of the late H.B. and Mary Ann Coldiron Farmer.
She had lived most of her life in Elizabethton, was a charter member of Grace Baptist Church and the widow of George W. Miller.
Surviving are two sons, Billy Ray Miller and Bobby Jack Miller, both of Elizabethton; a foster daughter, Earlene Wheeler of Bristol Tennessee; two brothers, Ray Farmer of Nashville and Clifford Farmer of Oregon; two sisters, Juanita Campbell of Louisiana and Mae Holly of Elizabethton; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Friday at 8 p.m. in Hathaway-Percy Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel.
The Rev. Ron Owens will officiate.
Music will be by Pat Presnell, pianist.
Graveside service will be Saturday at 11 a.m. in Happy Valley Memorial Park.
Pallbearers will be Bobby Miller, Aaron Brooks, Cameron Brooks, Traye Harrison, Chuck Wheeler and Dayton Pierce.
Honorary pallbearers will be fellow members of Grace Baptist Church.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday before the service in the funeral home or any time at the home of a son, Jack Miller, 120 Rocky Branch Road, Elizabethton.
Memorial contributions may be sent to the Building Fund of Grace Baptist Church, 1114 Broad St., Elizabethton, TN 37643.
James J. Monahan Jr.
IVANHOE, Va. -- James J. "Jimmy" Monahan Jr., 67, died Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2000, in Wythe County Community Hospital.
He was born in Carroll County, a son of the late James J. Sr. and Ruth Copeland Monahan.
He was a lay speaker and a member of Fairview United Methodist Church.
He retired from Burlington Mills and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War.
Surviving are his wife, Betty Dickson Monahan; a daughter, Pamela M. Shupe of Ivanhoe; three sons, Tim Monahan and Jeff Monahan, both of Ivanhoe, and Kenny Monahan of Rural Retreat; three sisters, Bea Underwood of Ivanhoe, Mary Frances Couch of Richmond and Connie Wardlaw of Nagshead, N.C.; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a step-grandson; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 2 p.m. in Fairview United Methodist Church by Reese Funeral Home in Austinville.
The Revs. Larry Patton, Larry Linkous and Jerry Burchette will officiate.
Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.
Among survivors are daughters-in-law Chrissy Monahan and Robyn Monahan, both of Ivanhoe, and Sondra Monahan of Rural Retreat; grandchildren Joey Shupe, Nick Shupe, Derek Monahan, Montana Monahan, Kasey Monahan and Felica Viars; great-grandchildren Steven Dunford and Ashley Robinson; and step-grandson Tyler Caldwell.
The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday in the church or any time at the residence.
Reese Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
James Louis Musick
KING, N.C. -- James Louis Musick, 75, of 109 Stokes Forest Drive died Thursday, Feb. 17, 2000, in Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem.
He was born in Russell County, Va., a son of the late Tivis and Gracie Cook Musick.
He had lived in Maryland most of his life and in King for the past five years.
He retired after 38 years with the B&O-Chessie Railroad, where he was a trainmaster and rules examiner.
He was of the Baptist faith and a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, serving in the Pacific Theater.
Surviving are his wife, Ruby Turner Musick; four stepchildren, John V. Walker Jr., Thomas H. Walker and Marie Roe, all of Maryland, and Linda W. Smith of Florida; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 2 p.m. in Vogler & Sons Main Street Chapel.
The Rev. Ralph Sproles will officiate. Burial will be in Woodland Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday in Vogler & Sons Funeral Home.