George N. Lewis
George Nelson Lewis, 72, of Charleston, South Carolina, died on May 14, 1998.
He was born in Cass, the son of George E. and Florence Arbogast Lewis. Mr. Lewis was a Navy veteran of World War II and the Korean War and a retired supervisor with F. A. Bailey and Sons. He was a Mason and a member of the Scottish Rite.
Survivors include his wife, Florence Barrineau Lewis; three sons, George A. Lewis, Richard N. Lewis, and Barry L. Lewis, all of James Island, South Carolina; a daughter, Robin L. Newbern, of Charleston; a brother, Howard R. Lewis, of Hanahan, South Carolina; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
A memorial service was held on May 17.
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Virginia L. Young
Virginia Lou Young, age 79, of Edray, died September 2, 1998, in Greenbrier Manor, Lewisburg, after a long illness. She was born January 25, 1919, daughter of the late Frank and Roxie Barlow Young. She was a graduate of Marlinton High School and attended D & E College in Elkins. She was a secretary with the Department of Welfare in Elkins for 15 years, then was employed by the Town of Marlinton Office and Pocahontas Historical Museum. She was a member of Edray United Methodist Church and Choir, United Methodist Women, Edray Extension Homemakers, Edray Community Center, Pocahontas AARP, Pocahontas County Historical Society, Marlinton Business and Professional Women's Club, and Elkins Federation of Women's Club. She is survived by eight first cousins and other distant relatives. Along with her parents she was preceded in death by two infant sisters, Mary Frances and Allie Morella. Service was held Friday, September 4, at Edray United Methodist Church, by the Rev. John "Jay" Hicks. Memorials are suggested to the Edray United Methodist Church.