Lora M. McCoy
Lora M. McCoy, age 95, of Beard Heights, Marlinton, died Friday, September 29, 2000, at Alleghany Regional Hospital at Low Moor, Virginia.
Born at Mill Point October 21, 1904, she was the daughter of the late Newt and Neva Miller Landis.
Preceding her in death were her husband, Sidney McCoy; a son, Jack McCoy; a sister, Ruth Waddell; and five brothers, Lanty Landis, Paul Landis, Harry Landis, Arlie Landis, and Ray Landis.
She is survived by a foster daughter, Ellen Jack, of Marlinton; four grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.
Graveside services were held Sunday afternoon by the Rev. William "Bill" C. Martin at the Whiting Cemetery.
Memorial gifts may be made to American Heart Association, Cancer Society, or the McClintic Library.
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Juanita Helen Moore McLaughlin, age 74, of Huntersville, died Monday, October 2, 2000, at Pocahontas Center, after a long illness.
Mrs. McLaughlin was a retired clerk from Huntersville Store and a member of the Huntersville United Methodist Church.
She was born October 30, 1925, at Buckeye, the daughter of Mary Alice Miller Moore and the late George Warren Moore.
Her husband, Forrest Leo McLaughlin, and a brother, Melvin Moore, are deceased.
Surviving her are her mother, of Marlinton; two sons, William Warren McLaughlin, of Marlinton, and Gary Amos McLaughlin, of Huntersville; a brother, Vinton Moore, of Marlinton; three sisters, Oleta Dunbrack and Louise Johnson, both of Marlinton, and Colleen Hall, of Hillsboro; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon at VanReenen Funeral Home by the Rev. Randy White, with burial in Mountain View Cemetery.
Memorial gifts may be made to American Cancer Society or to a charity of your choice.
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Clarence E. Harrison
Clarence E. "Henry" Harrison, age 76, of Red House, died September 30, 2000, at home.
He was a lifelong resident of Red House, a member of Paradise Church of God Mission, Liberty, a former cook for Upward Way Church Camp, a Navy veteran of World War II, and was retired from Monsanto Chemical Company with 35 years' service.
Surviving him are sons, David and Daniel Harrison, both of Red House, Larry Joe Harrison, a missionary in Mexico; stepson, Tony Moles, of Nitro; sisters, Ruth Miller, of Eleanor, Dovie Casto, of Red House, Helen McLane, of Green Bank; brothers, Sam Harrison, of Hometown, Donald Harrison, of Red House; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Services and burial were held Wednesday in Red House.
Memorial donations may be made to Fundamental Baptist Worldwide Missions, P.O. Drawer 341356, Memphis, Tennessee 38184.