Herbert Ward Harless Obituary

Obituary for Herbert Ward Harless

Herbert Ward Harless, 85, of Shawsville, went to be with the Lord on Monday, March 28, 2016. He was preceded in death by his parents, Zannie and Lelia Harless.

Surviving is his loving wife of 58 years, Ann Trump Harless; son, Gary L. and wife, Tamara Harless; grandsons, Chris and Cody Harless; granddaughters, Hannah and Halle Harless; sister, Lorene Tolley; brothers, Edwin and Russell Harless; numerous nieces and nephews.

He was employed at General Electric for 35 years. He served in the United States Air Force during the Korean War.
A special thanks to the Oncology and Infusion Center at Lewis Gale Clinic.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Shawsville Rescue Squad, P. O. Box 14, Shawsville, VA 24162.

Funeral service will be 2 p.m. on Friday, April 1, 2016 at Lotz Salem Chapel with Pastor Mark Tolley officiating.

Interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, March 31, 2016 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Lotz Funeral Home Salem.

Herbert Ward Harless

Born: 2 December 1930.
Died: 28 March 2016.
Parents: Zannie Walter Ward Harless and Lelia Gertrude Vaught.
Spouse: Geneva Ann Trump.
Known Children: Garry Lynn Harless.
Relationship to Johan Philip Harless:double 5th great-grandson.

  1. Johan Philip Harless.
  2. Martin Harless.
  3. Michael Harless.
  4. Clara Harless.
  5. George Jackson Harless.
  6. Everett Ward Harless.
  7. Zannie Walter Ward Harless.
  8. Herbert Ward Harless.
  1. Johan Philip Harless.
  2. Martin Harless.
  3. Joseph Kirk and Martha Harless.
  4. William Vaught and Margaret Kirk.
  5. William R. Vaught.
  6. Walter T. Vaught.
  7. Lelia Gertrude Vaught.
  8. Herbert Ward Harless.

Anna Gae Harless Obituary

Anna Gae Harless, 76, of Alkol went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, July 5, 2005, at home after a short illness.

She was a member of Bear Branch Church of Christ and was a retired teacher’s assistant with South Western Community Action Council, Lincoln County, for 25 years.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Willard and Mary Miller; sisters, Opal Thurmond and Betty Egnor; brother, Billy Miller; son, Lyle Harless; and grandson, Paul Miller.

She is survived by two daughters, Roseanna Asbury of Alkol and Linda Bowling of Madison; son, Michael Miller of Alkol; sister, Mildred Adkins of Alkol; two brothers, Don and Dorsey Miller, both of Alkol; grandsons, Jeff and Mike Miller, Shane and Chad Bowling, Anthony Harless and Jackie Asbury; great-grandson, Reece Miller; and great-granddaughter, Bobbi RaeAnn Miller.

A special thanks goes to hospice care workers, Sally Starkey, Donna Farr and Jody Huffman.

Services will be 2 p.m. Friday, July 8, at Bear Branch Church of Christ, Alkol, with Minister Brian Barrett and Minister Ronnie Linville officiating. Burial will be in Bear Branch Cemetery, Spurlocksville.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Curry Funeral Home, Alum Creek, and one hour prior to service at the church.

The Charleston Gazette, 7 July 2005

Anna Gae Miller

Born: 14 May 1929.
Died: 5 July 2005.
Parents: Willard and Mary Miller.
Spouse: Henson Roy Harless.
Known Children: Michael Miller, Henson R. Harless, Barry Harless, Lyle J. Harless, Gregory Jean Harless, Kathy June Harless.
Relationship to Johan Philip Harless: wife of 5th great-grandson.

  1. Johan Philip Harless.
  2. Martin Harless.
  3. Michael Harless.
  4. Clara Harless.
  5. Russell H. Harless.
  6. Willard Worth Harless.
  7. Joseph Woodard Harless.
  8. Henson Roy Harless and Anna Gae Miller.