Lyda Wilburn

Lyda Frances Wilburn

Wednesday, February 20th, 1952 - Sunday, February 2nd, 2020
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Lyda Frances Wilburn of Rossmore, WV departed this life Sunday, February 2, 2020 at CAMC Memorial at Charleston, WV.

Frances was born February 20, 1952 at Ethel, WV to the late James and Viola (Booth) Wilburn. She was a 1970 graduate of Logan Senior High School. Frances attended The Church of God in the name of Jesus Christ at Monitor, WV for 48 years. She was full of life and loved everyone she met. Her family was everything to her. Frances has a contagious smile and a beautiful bubbly personality. Her passion was sewing, cooking and spending time with her family and friends. Frances always said, “Beautiful things come together one stitch at a time.”

In addition to her parents she was also preceded in death by her brother, Daniel Wilburn; sisters, Ora (Mara) and Polly Wilburn Mullins; nieces, Erica Wilburn and Leslie Williamson.

She is survived by her sisters, Stella Wilburn and LouAnn (Ronnie) Wooten; her brother, James Ricky (Debbie) Wilburn; her nephews, whom she raised, Jim (Nikki) Mullins, Matthew (Scotty Cook Mullins) Mullins; nieces, Haley (Jeremiah) Wilburn, Chrystel Williamson; nephews, Brenton (Jennifer) Wilburn, Christopher (Emma) Noe, Dana (Shana) Wilburn and Daniel Wilburn; great-nieces and nephews, Alissa, Cassie, Justin, Kaleb, Bentley, and Brayden; aunts, Sadie Booth and Hester Litteral; brother-in-law, Jerry Mullins; special people, Kaylee Webb and Hunter Rose. Family and friends special to Frances were Vickie and Doug Hibbs, Lucy Crum, Mitzi Rick, Tammy Spurlock, Teresa Hileman, Okey Newsome, Lola Holland, Sue Dameron, Julie Peyton, Marie Redmond, Ruby Spradlin, Ernie Douglas, The Codispoti Family, Tina Jenkins, Pastor David Parsons, his wife Shannon, and his mother Patsy Parsons, and her church family whom she loved greatly.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, February 8, 2020 at Akers-James Funeral Home with Pastor David Parsons officiating. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of the service Saturday at the funeral home.

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Akers-James Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, February 8th, 2020 | 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Saturday, February 8th, 2020 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Akers-James Funeral Home
    400 Main Ave.
    Logan, West Virginia 25601
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  • Service

    Saturday, February 8th, 2020 | 1:00pm
    Saturday, February 8th, 2020 1:00pm
    Akers-James Funeral Home
    400 Main Ave.
    Logan, West Virginia 25601
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Pastor David Parsons


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Lola Holland

Posted at 12:12pm
Frances was everything to me when mom wouldn’t let me do the things everyone else my age would do Frances was there to sneak and let me she took me to the park and let me play in the creek washed my clothes so mom wouldn’t find out she took me to get my ears pierced got me seasonal jobs at silver brand where she worked gave me so many things from clothes to jewelry there’s nothing she wouldn’t do for me I’ll never forget everything about her I love her so much

Sherrie Hager

Posted at 06:55am
I'm so sorry to hear about Fran, we worked together at Silver Brands for many years and become instant friends. She was so fun to be around and was never in a bad mood. I will always remember all the good times and fun talks we use to share. She will be truly missed by everyone.


Posted at 02:50am
I graduated with Frances... We had lost touch, but, I thought of her often... Saw her not llong ago at a Dr's Appointment... She was as beautiful as ever..... Always, always, had a smile.... My thoughts and prayers go out to this family...... RIP Frances...

Stephanie Davis

Posted at 09:34pm
Gone to soon ...prayers for the family you guys dearly

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