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 Lelah Ruth <I>Hawkinberry</I> Slay

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Lelah Ruth Hawkinberry Slay

  • Birth 2 Nov 1913 Marion County, West Virginia, USA
  • Death 9 Sep 1990 Metz, Marion County, West Virginia, USA
  • Burial Mannington, Marion County, West Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 78410621

Was a minister having pastored the Metz Church of God of Prophecy for over 50 years. This is the same church she laid in state with fellow ministers taking turn as honor guards at the head and foot of her casket. She also was church camp director for several years (10 or 11). There are several pastors that attended youth camp during those years. Also one gospel music singer Steve Chapman of "Steve and Annie Chapman".

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  • Created by: Elizabeth "Beth" Brown
  • Added: 14 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 78410621
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lelah Ruth Hawkinberry Slay (2 Nov 1913–9 Sep 1990), Find A Grave Memorial no. 78410621, citing Mannington Memorial Park Cemetery, Mannington, Marion County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Elizabeth "Beth" Brown (contributor 46599148) .