Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

May 12, 2013

Ms. Shirley Delores McClanahan

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

PRINCETON — Ms. Shirley Delores McClanahan, 73, of West Main Street, Princeton, died Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center.

Born January 28, 1940, in Grundy, Virginia, she is the daughter of Miriam Marie Mullins McClanahan of Princeton and the late Reverend Paul H. McClanahan.

Shirley loved her Lord and Savior, and while her health permitted, she loved playing the piano and good gospel music. She enjoyed working on the computer.

She will be loving remembered by her mother, Miriam; two siblings, Patricia Necessary and husband Harold of Bluefield, Mike McClanahan of Fairfax, Va.; three nephews, Barry and Garry Necessary, Jacob McClanahan; one great-niece, Anna Mitchell.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday, May 13, 2013 from the Burns Wornal Chapel of the Memorial Funeral Directory on the Athens Road in Princeton with Pastor Larry White officiating.

Entombment will follow in Resthaven Memorial Park Mausoleum in Princeton.

Friends may visit with the family on Monday from 1:00 p.m. until the service hour at the funeral home.

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The McClanahan family is being served by the Memorial Funeral Directory & Cremation Center on the Athens Road in Princeton.