Bernice Opal Brown Harless, 90, of Oceana, WV, went home to be with the Lord on Monday June 29, 2020 at Bowers Hospice House, Beckley, WV. She was born on July 16, 1929 in Poor Valley, VA a daughter of the late James Edward and Mary Ada Lambert Brown. She was of the Pentecostal Holiness Faith.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband Rev. Marshall Harless; three sisters Trula, Maeola and Rosie; and three brothers Ralph, Nelson and Herman.
Survivors include a daughter Mary Lynn (Michael) Browning of Yulee, FL; four sons Paul Harless of Matheny, Roy (Mary Beth) Harless of Norwalk, OH, Allen (Pam) Harless of Isaban and Kenneth Harless of GA; nine grandchildren Angela, Tiffany Joy, Jason, Jonathon, Rachel, Joshua, Matthew, Jordan and Destiny; twelve great grandchildren; and a host of other loving family and friends.
Funeral service will be held at 2 pm on Sunday July 5th at the Promise Land Church, Oceana, WV with Pastor David Johnson officiating. Friends may gather with the family from 1 pm until time of services on Sunday at the church. In keeping with her wishes she will be cremated following the service. The Family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV.