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FAWN GROVE John L. Sizemore, 95, was born in Renick, W.Va., on October 4, 1917, and passed peacefully in his home on Tuesday, June 25, 2013. He was the husband of Dorothy Gray (Blankenship) Sizemore for 62 years when she passed away on November 21, 2000. Retiring in 1978, Mr. Sizemore had worked for Amp, Inc. Known as "Papaw," he was a founding member of Bel View Baptist Church, taught Sunday School until 1995, served as a deacon since the 1950's, and his membership spanned over 50 years. He was loved by all with whom he came in contact and will be deeply missed by family and friends. He is survived by a son, Jordan Sizemore and his wife, Etta of Fawn Grove; three daughters, Nellie Moser of Glen Rock, and Marie Harrington and Joann Ward, both of Fawn Grove; 28 grandchildren; 42 great grandchildren; 41 great-great-grandchildren; and four great-great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, James Lloyd Sizemore, and two grandchildren. Visitation will be held on Thursday, June 27, 2013, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Harkins Funeral Home, 600 Main St., Delta, where the funeral service will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. The Rev. Howard Wade will officiate, with interment in Slate Ridge Cemetery, Delta. For directions or to send condolences, please visit www.harkinsfuneralhome.com or call 800-550-5915 .
Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on June 27, 2013
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