Eugene Roy Shuff, Jr. ,62, of Pembroke, departed this life Thursday evening, August 12, 2010 at Giles Community Hospital after a long illness. Born in Princeton, WV on November 25, 1947 he was a son of the late Eugene Shuff, Sr. and Omelia Price Shuff. “Gene” was a heavy equipment mechanic at A& L Construction , had worked with his father in Shuff’s Farm Equipment in Narrows and was a devoted woodworker. He was a graduate of Narrows High School, 1967. He was preceded in death by his parents, his in-laws Charles and Shirley Martin Johnson, and a beloved little daughter Regina Shuff.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife of thirty-seven years Connie Johnson Shuff; his son Michael Eugene Shuff of Narrows; a daughter and son-in-law Michelle and Bryan Blankenship of Staffordsville; his grandchildren Hanna Lee Shuff and Parker Allen Shuff; his brother Michael Rader of Colorado Springs, Colorado; his sister Steveanna Wynn of Philadelphia, PA; his aunts Shirley Whitley of Luray, VA and Henrietta White of Princeton, WV.
The family will receive friends at the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St, Pembroke Saturday evening from 6 to 8 PM. Funeral services will be conducted Sunday at 2:00 PM in the Kendall Funeral Home with burial following in the Fillinger Cemetery at Pembroke. The family requests that in lieu of flowers donations be made in Gene’s name to Race of Life-Relay For Life, in care of Veronica Stump, Giles Community Hospital, 159 Hartley Way, Pearisburg, VA 24134. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.