WALTER E. AND ZELMA F. SMALLEY, 82
Walter E. "Dude" and Zelma F. "Z" Lundy Smalley, both 82, of McDermott, died Wednesday, April 2, 2014. Dude was born July 14, 1931, in Otway to the late Walter A. and Margaret E. Hull Smalley and died at SOMC Hospice in Portsmouth. He was a Stone Mason and retired from Goodyear Atomic Plant after 43 years as a Chemical Operator. Z was born July 18, 1931, in McDermott to the late Rial W. and Pauline A. Burcham Lundy and died at her home in McDermott. She was a homemaker and also worked at Smith Everett Hospital in Portsmouth. Along with their parents they were preceded in death by a son, Phillip W. Smalley, and a grandson, Aaron M. Smalley. Their favorite saying was "Remember us with smiles and laughter"
They are survived by three sons, Jimmy E. (Mary Lee) Smalley and Edwin R. (Karen) Smalley, all of Lucasville, and Marvin H. Smalley of Charleston, SC; three daughters, Paula J. ( Jim) Nordrum of The Villages, FL, Karin F. Duncan of King, NC, and Linda G. Smalley of Jackson; 11 grandchildren. Angela (Jody) Hobbs, Brian Smalley, Melanie Smalley, Eric Nordrum, Kyle (Alexis) Nordrum, Amy Nordrum, Olivia (Shane) Parks, Andria Smalley, Rachel (Brian) Chitty, Janie (Brian) Pilcher and Wesley (Amanda) Duncan; nine great-grandchildren, Emily, Josas, Allison, Grace, Brandon, Mattie, Damon, Carter and Orion. Zelma is also survived by a brother, Roger G. (Louisabelle) Lundy of Lucasville; and a sister, Sharon K. Penn of McDermott.
Funeral services will be 4 p.m. Sunday, April 6, 2014, at Bethany Baptist Church in Rushtown with Al Owens officiating and interment in Scioto Burial Park. Friends may call at the church on Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m.
The family request that any donations be made to the Northwest Alumni Scholarship Fund, c/o Pat Moore, 548 Country Club Drive, McDermott, OH 45652.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Roger W. Davis Funeral Home in West Portsmouth. Condolences may be sent to www.rogerwdavisfuneralhome.com.