|Death: ||Jan. 29, 2012|
Oakwood (Buchanan County)
ELMER STACY, 78 years of age of Oakwood, VA, passed away Sunday, January 29, 2012 at his home following an extended illness. Born in Buchanan County, he was the son of the late Rufus "Oswald" and Ocie Edna Matney Stacy. He was a resident of Buchanan County all of his life and was a member of the Victory Baptist Church. He was a devoted husband, loving father, grandfather, and was a service station manager for Direct Oil Company. Mr. Stacy served in the U. S. Army during the Korean Conflict receiving the Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Medal and the Service Medal.
Mr. Stacy is preceded in death by his wife of 58 years: Shirley June Boggs Stacy-March 26, 2010.
Mr. Stacy is survived by:
-1Daughter: Sandra Diane Stacy Harris Oakwood, VA
-1 Son: Kevin Dean Stacy Bluefield, VA
-1 Sister: Hazel Hensley Morrisburg, TN
-1 Sister of the heart: Joan Massey Tazewell, VA
He is also survived by (5) Grandchildren: Precious Hope Meadows of Oakwood, VA, Kristopher Allen Harris, Oakwood, VA, Stephanie Michelle Stacy, Murfreesboro, TN, Walker Dean Stacy, Charleston, WV, and Cory Michael Fagan, Nitro, WVA.
He was preceded in death by 1-brother: Jimmy Ray Stacy.
Funeral services for ELMER STACY will be conducted Tuesday, January 31, 2012 at 12 Noon at the Grundy Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. William Fletcher officiating with burial to follow in the Greenhills Memory Garden, Claypool Hill, VA. Full military rites will be conducted at the cemetery by members the Childs Gentry Post #7360 of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Friends may call at the Grundy Funeral Home Chapel Monday evening at 6:00P.M. with services at 7:00P.M.
Active pallbearers will be: Kevin Stacy, Jim Ray Stacy II, Russell Stacy, Tim Shortridge, Bob Cox, A.L. Blankenship Jr., Anthony Shortridge, and Kris Harris.
Honorary Pallbearers will be: Ralph Viers and Amanda Matney.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at ww.grundyfuneralhome.com.
Grundy Funeral Home of Grundy, Virginia is in charge of all arrangements.
Rufus Stacy (1909 - 1972)
Ocie Edna Matney Stacy Barker (1917 - 2011)
Shirley June Boggs Stacy (____ - 2010)*
Greenhills Memory Gardens
Created by: Vernon Miller
Record added: Feb 01, 2012
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