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February 8, 2014

Paul David Justice Sr.

PRINCETON — Paul David Justice Sr., age 69, of Princeton, WV, passed away Thursday, February 6, 2014, at Princeton Community Hospital. Born August 21, 1944, in Iaeger, he was the son of the late Robert Franklin and Pearl Helen Steele Justice.

A former McDowell County coal miner, he liked watching NASCAR, football, and car shows, and he loved his family being around him.

He was preceded in death by, in addition to his parents, two brothers: Jack Justice and Billy Mullins, Lona, Carol Shirley, Gladys Goins, Marie Blankenship Burks, Nancy Mullins.

Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Martha Sue Justice; three sons, Paul Justice and wife Jeannie of Roderfield, Robert Justice and wife Tonia of Fairplay, MD, and Michael Justice and wife Deanna of Lorona, WV; three daughters, Gladys Kelly and fiancé Dave Stover of Princeton, Sherry Whistlehunt and husband Mike of Princeton, Norma Justice and fiancé Dewayne Woods of Princeton; ten grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; one brother, Frank Justice and wife Dora of Bluewell; sisters, Brenda McNeely and husband Ralph of Twin Branch, Linda Hall of Goshen, IN, Norma Seabolt and husband Bill of Kentucky, and sister-in-law, Vonnie Mullins of Iaeger, and Margaret Justice of Princeton, and grandson, Blake Kelly who made his home with his grandpa and grandma.

Funeral services will be conducted Monday, February 10, 2014 at 11 AM from the Ark of Safety church in Roderfield with Pastor Michael Brooks, officiating. Burial will follow at McCoy Cemetery on Coon Branch Mtn.

Friends may call Sunday, February 9, 2014 at Ark of Safety church, after 5 PM.

Pallbearers will be Dewayne Wood, Dave Stover, Alex Justice, Travis Justice, Michael Whistlehunt, Anthony Campbell, and Curtis Whistlehunt.    

Fanning Funeral Home of Welch is serving the Justice family.

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