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Vada Florence Shreve Vada Florence Shreve
(June 22, 1922 - March 9, 2014)

Vada Florence Shreve, age 91, of Petersburg, WV formerly of Smoke Hole, WV, passed away on Sunday, March 9, 2014 at Grant County Nursing Home in Petersburg. She was born on June 22, 1922 in Smoke Hole, the daughter of the late Osa Judy and Orpha (Shreve) Judy. In 1939 she married Harmon Shreve, who preceded her in death in 1987.

Ms. Shreve cleaned homes in Pendleton County for many years as well as worked 13 years for the Franklin Garment Company in Franklin. She was a loving mother and homemaker who enjoyed gardening, cooking and canning. Vada loved country and bluegrass music. Ms. Shreve was a member of the Smoke Hole Assembly of God.

Vada is survived by: 3 daughters, Nancy Lamaster of Uppertract, WV, Marsha Carpenter of Falls Church, VA and Geraldine Dwyer of Alexandria, VA; 3 sons, Otha Keith Shreve of Orlando, FL, Ronnie Shreve of Franklin, WV and Dennis Shreve and wife, Carolyn, of Maysville, WV; a sister, Goldie Kimble of Ripley, WV; a brother, Rodney Judy and wife Lucille of Upper Tract, WV; 26 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren and 7 great-great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband, Ms. Shreve is preceded in death by: 3 daughters, Victoria Stump, Maxine Kancler and Josephine Proffit; a sister, Verda Conrad; a bother, Denver Judy; 2 grandchildren, Clark & Wayne Kimble and 2 great-grandchildren, Tommy DePriest and Harley Shreve.

Family will receive friends on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 from 6-8 PM at the Basagic Funeral Home in Petersburg, WV. Pastor Rick Bergdoll will officiate funeral services on Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at 11:00 AM in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be at the Maple Hill Cemetery in Petersburg. Memorials may be made to the family c/o of the Basagic Funeral Home, P.O. Box 400, Petersburg, WV 26847.