Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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February 15, 2014

Linda Lou Bucklen

BANDY, Va. — Linda Lou Bucklen, age 59, of Bandy, Virginia passed away on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at Clinch Valley Medical Center in Richlands, Virginia.

Linda was born in Columbus, Ohio and was the daughter of the late Paul and Francis Dixon Dye of Tazewell County, Virginia. She was a former manager of Pizza Hut and attended Richlands Church of God. She lived most of her life in the Bandy area. She will be missed by all those who knew and loved her.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, David Dewayne Bucklen and one sister, Carol Bulen.

She is survived by: Her husband, David Wayne Bucklen. One son, Anthony Paul Bucklen and wife, Leah of Knoxville, Tennessee. One sister, Joyce Barnett and husband, Rocky of Florida. Two brothers, Roger Dye and wife, Linda of Charlotte, North Carolina, Randy Dye of Charlotte, North Carolina. Mother-in-law, Dorothy Bucklen of Richlands, Virginia. Four grandchildren, Cazmier Bucklen, Annaliese Bucklen, Cadence Bucklen, Mallory Bucklen; and one step-grandchild, Indala Coleman also survives along with a host of family and friends.

Funeral services for Linda Lou Bucklen will be conducted at 2:00 pm on Monday, February 17, 2014 at Hurst-Scott Funeral Chapel in Richlands, Virginia with the Rev. Monty Elswick officiating. Interment will follow at Hankins Cemetery, Richlands, Virginia. Relatives and friends will be serving as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm on Sunday evening at Hurst-Scott Funeral Home, 1401 Second Street, Richlands, VA.

Hurst-Scott Funeral Home of Richlands, Virginia is in charge of arrangements and those wishing to express sympathy online may do so at

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