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Helen Vandervort Callison

August 18, 1936 February 1, 2019
Helen Vandervort Callison
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Obituary for Helen Vandervort Callison

Helen Ann Vandervort Callison, 82, of Lewisburg, WV, passed away on Friday, February 1, 2019, at Lewis-Gale Allegheny Regional.

Born August 18, 1936, in Renick, WV, to the late Dr. Madison King and Willie Ann Boggs Vandervort.

Youngest of seven children, Marvin, Austin, June, Donald, Nina, and Katherine. Survived by two siblings; Nina V. Blumberg of Inglewood, CA, and Katherine V. Hall of Prince Frederick, MD.

Graduated from Renick High School in 1954. Married in Roanoke, VA on March 4, 1955, to the late Bobby Callison of Lewisburg, WV, they then had four children. Helen was a loving wife, mother, and homemaker. She enjoyed cooking, sewing, gardening, and canning. She had a great love for all animals, especially her dogs (Mack and Papi) and her horses.

Survivors include, children, Sara Kirk (Clinton) of Alderson, Susan Ann Glover (Gregory) of Lewisburg, Dr. Sandy Callison (Derrick Coleman) Lewisburg, and Sam Callison (Cheryle) of Lewisburg; six grandchildren, Dr. Angie Clark (Jeff), Kelley Adkins (Charles), Sam Callison, Nathan Callison, Courtney Glover, and Colson Glover; great-grandchildren, Kaylee Clark and one on the way, John Dwayne Adkins; special niece and nephew, Jerry Hoover (Paula), and Vicki Hoover Whitt (Danny).

Graveside service will be held on Wednesday, February 6, 2019, at 11:00 AM at Morningside Cemetery in Renick, WV.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, February 5, 2019, at Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Lewisburg, WV, from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM.

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6:00 PM 2/5/2019 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 2/5/2019 8:00:00 PM
Lewisburg Chapel

884 Jefferson Street N
Lewisburg, WV 24901

Lewisburg Chapel
884 Jefferson Street N Lewisburg 24901 WV
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11:00 AM 2/6/2019 11:00:00 AM
Morningside Cemetery

23383 Seneca Trail
renick, WV 24966

Morningside Cemetery
23383 Seneca Trail renick 24966 WV
United States

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Morningside Cemetery Final Resting Place

23383 Seneca Trail
renick, WV 24966

23383 Seneca Trail renick 24966 WV
United States

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