Virginia K. Dearien, 62, of Gay, WV died Sunday, December 2, 2001 at Jackson Memorial Hospital, Ripley, WV.

She was a daughter of the late Glenn and Gypsie Tanner Allen.

She is survived by her husband, Thomas Dearien of Gay, a son, Michael Butler and his wife Linda of Huntington, WV, a step-son, Thomas Dearien, Jr. of Hurricane, WV and a step-daughter Sonya Dearien Baker of Fredericksburg, VA and six grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at Stump Funeral Home , Arnoldsburg, WV on Wednesday, December 5, 2001 at noon, followed by interment at Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens at Cross Lanes, WV at 3 p.m. Visitation will be held at the funeral home Tuesday evening from 6 to 9 p.m.