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Wilburn Lewis Vance Jr.

December 5, 1951 — July 15, 2023

Dingess, WV

 

Wilburn Lewis Vance, 71 of Dngess, WV departed this life Saturday, July 15, 2023, at home with his family.

 

He was born December 5, 1951, to the late Lewis and Nancy Vance. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by the love of his life, Branda Vance; sister, Evelyna Lackey; and brother, Bill Kirk, all of Dingess.

 

Wilburn was a Vietnam Veteran and retired from AEP after many years of service.

 

He is survived by his sons, Richman (Brandy) Vance, Richman “Buddy” Vance II, and Jarred (Betty Aldridge) Vance, all of Dingess; granddaughters, Alexis (Austin Marcum) Vance of Jennings Creek, and Baylee Vance of Dingess; and great-granddaughter, Kinley Marcum of Jennings Creek.

 

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, July 21, 2023, at Akers-James Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Vance Family Cemetery at Twelve Pole. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of the service, Friday at the funeral home.

 

Friends and family will serve as pallbearers.

 

Online condolences may be left at www.jamesfh.com

 

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Akers-James Funeral Home, Logan, WV.

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Visitation

Friday, July 21, 2023

11:00am - 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Akers-James Funeral Home

832 Old Logan Rd, Logan, WV 25601

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Funeral Service

Friday, July 21, 2023

Starts at 1:00 pm (Eastern time)

Akers-James Funeral Home

832 Old Logan Rd, Logan, WV 25601

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Burial

Friday, July 21, 2023

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