|Virginia M. Pursley, 80, of Spencer, West Virginia, died Friday, January 13, 2006, in Roane General Hospital, Spencer, after an extended illness.|
She was born December 10, 1925, at Boggs Fork near Spencer, a daughter of the late Roma Lee and Flossie Daller Short. She was a former 30-year employee of Kellwood Corporation, a longtime member of the Boggs Fork Community Church, and a lifelong resident of Roane County.
Surviving relatives include her husband, Paul E. Pursley; daughter, Linda L. Miller of Easley, SC; three grandchildren, Lisa Massey, Angie James, and David D. Miller, all of Easley; seven great grandchildren; sisters, Mildred Niday of Weston, WV, and Lillian Church of Medina, OH; and brother, Franklin Short of Ravenswood, WV.
A funeral service will be conducted Tuesday, January 17, 2006, at 1:00 p.m. in the John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer, with Rev. Charles Davis officiating. Burial will be in the Eventide Cemetery, Spencer.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 5-8 p.m. Monday.