Virgil Lealan Justus, 87, of Oceana, WV went home to be with the Lord on Monday, January 24, 2022 at Buchanan General Hospital, Grundy, VA. He was born on January 26, 1934 in Hurley, VA a son of the late Garfield and Edna Stacy Justus. Virgil is a member of the Joseph Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his second wife Bernice Justus.
Survivors include his wife Judy Blankenship Justus a daughter Barbara Stewart of Turkey Dip a son Steve Justus of Raven, VA a son-in-law J. R. Charles of Turkey Dip two sisters Dorothy Marie, and Wilma three brothers Bobby, Garfield, Jr., and Donnie two grandchildren Christy Steele of Oceana, and Virgil Stewart of Matheny two great grandchildren Candace Toler, and Colton Steele his first wife Ruby Justus and a host of nieces, nephews, and other loving family and friends.
Funeral service will be held at 11 am on Friday at the Joseph Baptist Church, Lynco, WV, with Pastor William Cook officiating. He will be laid to rest in Floyd Justus Cemetery, Guesses Fork, VA. Graveside service will be held at 1 pm on Friday with Bro. Zeb Justus, Bro. Roy Lester, and Bro. Will Matney officiating. Friends may gather with the family from 5-8 pm on Thursday, January 27, 2022 at the church. Pallbearers will be family and friends.
The family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco.