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Oretha Louise "Weezie"

December 5, 1936 – September 8, 2018

Oretha Zamow
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Obituary for Oretha Louise "Weezie" Zamow

Oretha Louise “Weezie” Zamow, 81 of West Logan departed this life Saturday September 8, 2018.

She was born December 5, 1936 to the late Gaylord and Oma Harmon. In addition to her parents she was also preceded in death by: her husband, James E. Zamow; son, James D. Zamow; brothers, Troy Harmon and Larry Harmon; sisters, Shelia Ferguson, and Delores Hall.

Louise was retired from the US Postal Service.

She is survived by: her daughter, Kathi (Archie) Adkins; son, Kevin Zamow; daughter-in-law, Ruthann Zamow; nephew, Tom (Vivian) Zamow; brothers, Tom (Sue) Harmon, Doug (Bettina) Harmon, and Duke Harmon; grandchildren, James Zamow, Katie (Dan) Russell, Amber Brewer, Karen Zamow, and Tommy Zamow; 5 great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, and her dog Harley.

Services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday September 13, 2018 at Akers-James Funeral Home with Rev. Rodney Spears officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Memory Gardens at Godby.

Friends may call from 11 a.m. until the time of the services Thursday at the funeral home.

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

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First Visitation

When Thursday, September 13th, 2018 11:00am - 1:00pm
Akers-James Funeral Home
Address Not Available
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Service Information

Thursday, September 13th, 2018 1:00pm
Pastor Rodney Spears
Akers-James Funeral Home
400 Main Ave.
Logan, West Virginia 25601

Interment Information

Thursday, September 13th, 2018 2:30pm
Highland Memory Gardens
Guyan Memorial, 42 Highland Memory Gardens Cemeter
Pecks Mill, WV 25547
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