SOUTHALL, Loren Dean, Sr., 78, of Wellsburg, WV, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, at Weirton Medical Center.
He was born on Dec. 5, 1934, in Spencer, WV, a son of the late Rolly and Cleora (Kelley) Southall.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jane (Yost) Southall, on April 12, 2002, and his daughter, JoAnn Miller in 1996.
Loren was Christian by faith and retired from National Steel Corporation where he worked on the railroad.
Loren is survived by three children, Paulette McCloud, Wellsburg, WV, Loren Dean Southall, Jr., Triadelphia, WV, and Cathy Ann Southall, Wellsburg, WV, two brothers, Charles Southall, Durham, NC, James (Della) Southall, Spencer, WV, one sister, Melda Fore, Spencer, WV, 10 grandchildren, Carolyn (Ryan) Book, Celeste McCloud, Loren Dean III (Erin) Southall, Jason (Jennifer) Southall, Derek Southall, Erica Southall, David Southall, Amanda (Aric) McCreary, Jonathan (Amanda) Schey, and Crystal Miller, 15 great grandchildren and his beloved dog, Jane.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, February 5 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Mullenbach Funeral Home, 669 Main St., Follansbee, WV, where funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 6th at 11 a.m. with Pastor James Seabright, officiating.
Interment will follow in Kadesh Chapel Cemetery in Beech Bottom, WV.
Condolences may be sent to: www.mullenbachfh.com.