Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

April 20, 2013

Anna Laura Wade Bohon


Bluefield Daily Telegraph

OAKWOOD, Va. — Anna Laura Wade Bohon, 78 years of age, of Oakwood, Va., passed away Thursday, April 18, 2013 at Holston Valley Medical Center, Kingsport, Tenn. Born January 2, 1935 in Richlands, Va., she was the daughter of the late Ord Wade and Lucy Shortt Wade.

She was a member of the Oakwood Presbyterian Church, a retired bookkeeper, having worked for the Buchanan County School System for 56 years. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and always put others first; Ann was a loving sister, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and aunt.

She was a faithful caregiver to her husband “Chuck” for thirteen years. Her love for him and her family will always be cherished.

In addition to her parents, Ord Wade and Lucy Shortt Wade, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles (Chuck) Dewain Bohon; one son, Charles (Buzz) Bohon Jr.; one daughter-in-law, Genny Stiltner Bohon; two brothers, Curtis Wade and Kenneth Wade.

Survivors include daughters, Harty Loria and husband Mark of Rochester, N.Y., Jennilyn Quillen and husband Mike of Gray, Tenn.; sons, Joe Bohon and wife Patricia of Greenville, Tenn., Paul Bohon and wife Dara of Bristol, Va.; sisters, Madge Dillon of Chesapeake, Va., Phyllis Estep of Gordonsville, Va., Dorothy Lowe and Ruth Stumpp, both of Richlands, Va.

She is also survived by eleven grandchildren, Charles Bohon III, Jessika Bohon, Ashley Bohon, Dustin Bohon, Mark Loria, Anna Loria, Haley Bohon, Reese Bohon, Luke Bohon, Ashley Burney and Jessica Quillen, one great-granddaughter, Brenley Claire Bohon.

Funeral services for Anna Laura Wade Bohon will be conducted at the Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home Chapel of Keen Mountain, Va., Sunday, April 21, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. with Brother Ron Epling officiating. Burial will follow in Greenhills Memory Gardens, Claypool Hill, Va.

Active pallbearers will be Johnathan Lowe, Chris Stumpp, Tim Owens, George Andrew Owens, Mark Taylor and Mack Owens

Honorary pallbearers will be the Staff of Twin Valley Elementary/Middle School, Oakwood, Va.

The family will receive friends at the Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home Chapel, Keen Mountain, Va., Saturday, April 20, 2013 after 6:00 p.m.

Online condolences may be viewed at http://www.shortridgeramey/

The family of Anna Laura Wade Bohon have entrusted the care of their loved one to Shortridge-Ramey Funeral Home of Keen Mountain, Va.