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Virginia Dare Lowther Batson

Ritchie County, West Virginia, USA
Death 26 May 2002 (aged 92)
Middlebourne, Tyler County, West Virginia, USA
Burial Unknown
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Virginia Batson

Virginia Dare Lowther Batson, 92, of Middlebourne passed away May 26, 2002, at her residence.

She was born Aug. 26, 1909, in Ritchie County, a daughter of the late Harvey Blaine and Jessie Prunty Lowther. She was a graduate of Salem College. Mrs. B, as she affectionately was known by many, was a homemaker and help mate to her husband, coach Al Batson. She was one of the first residents at Middlebourne Manor and valued the many friendships she made there. She was a member of the Paden City Church of the Nazarene.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, James A. Batson, in 1973; one brother, Godfrey Blaine (Bob) Lowther; and one sister, Golda Mae Vance.

She is survived by one son, James L. Batson and his wife, Deloris, of Paden City; and one daughter, Karen Lynne and her husband, Dr. Charles E. Konrad, of Roanoke, Va.; grandchildren, Dr. Charles E. Konrad II and his wife, Leslie, and their children, Katie, Carey and Zachary of Cary, N.C.; grandson, Kurt Andrew Konrad of Roanoke; granddaughter, Kristen Konrad Johnstone and her husband, Butch, and children, Kirin and Ian of Roanoke; grandson, Christopher James Konrad and his wife, Christina, also of Roanoke; two sisters, Kay Cooper of Arlington, Va., and Roberta Bartlett of Bridgeport, W.Va.

Friends will be received from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, May 29, 2002, at Furbee Funeral Home, Middlebourne, where services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday with thr Rev. Greg Kasler officiating.

The Parkersburg News and Sentinel
28 May 2002

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