Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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June 19, 2014

Lillian Bessie Ganoe

NARROWS, Va. — Born October 3, 1942 at Narrows, VA she was the daughter of the late Oscar Harold and Thelma Inez Robertson Blankenship.  

Becky was retired from the Celanese Corp.  She was a member of the Glen Lyn Church of Christ.  

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Larry E. Ganoe and a brother Ronnie Harold Blankenship.

Survivors include two sons, Michael D. Ganoe and wife Sandra of Radford, VA and Alan W. Ganoe of Narrows, VA; one brother, Houston Dexter Blankenship of Palatka, FL; a sister, Bonnie Pearl Hawley of Christiansburg and six grandchildren, Cara, Tanner, Isaac, Abby, Callie and Jeremiah.

A Memorial Service will be 11:00 AM, Friday, June 20, 2014 at the Glen Lyn Church of Christ, Glen Lyn, VA.  

Visitation will be 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Thursday, June 19, 2014 at the Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown, WV.  Online guestbook can be signed or condolences may be sent to the Ganoe family at  

Arrangements by Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown, WV.

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