Helen Josephine Martin Wine, 84, formerly of Bluff City (Pearisburg) departed this life Friday evening, October 15, 2010 at her home in Staunton. Born in Bluff City on January 7, 1926 she was a daughter of the late Noah Alvis and Bell Blair Martin. She was a devout Christian, dedicated mother and a graduate of Pearisburg High School in 1944. She was preceded in death by her parents, her beloved husband Lorie E. Wine, her daughter Doris Elaine Wine Elmore, her brothers Hobert, Bud, Elmer and Clyde Martin and her sisters Hazel Neice, Goldie Fanning, Myrtle Ratcliff, Kathleen Martin and Pearl Marshall.
She leaves to cherish her memory her son and daughter-in-law L. E. “Buddy” Wine II and Sharon Davis Wine of Myrtle Beach, SC; her daughters and sons-in-law Delores Wine Smith and Randy Smith of Staunton, VA, and Lorna Wine Truex of Martins Ferry, Ohio; her seven grandchildren and her seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday at 2:00 PM in the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., Pembroke with burial following in Fairview Cemetery at Narrows. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 PM. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.