Nan Lou Corbin 1926-2002 Obituary

Nan Lou Clark Corbin, 75, a resident of Sullivans Crossing, Elkins, departed this life at 6:15 a.m. Thursday, May 23, 2002, in Davis Memorial Hospital. She had been in declining health for the past 10 years and death was attributed to respiratory failure.

She was born Wednesday, May 12, 1926, at Belington, a daughter of the late Osceola Clark and Maude Wilfong Clark.

She was married to James O. Corbin, who preceded her in death on May 7, 1992.

Surviving are two sons, Thomas Corbin and Patrick Corbin, both of Elkins; one sister, Jacque Shockey and husband, Earl, Waynesboro, Pa.; and two grandsons, David Allen Corbin, Phoenix, Ariz., and Joshua Warren Corbin, Morgantown.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles and Tommy Clark; and two sisters, Flodine Weaver and Betty Pingley.

She was a graduate of Elkins High School. She had worked as a welder for ship yards at Baltimore, Md., for Reidboard Brother’s Co., the Crystal Key Market, the Elkins Garden Fresh, R.H. Armstrong and with the Randolph County School’s Foster Grandparent Program as a Foster Grandmother at Jennings Randolph Elementary School. She was a member of Tygarts Valley Post 3647, Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary, the H.W. Daniel’s Post 29, American Legion Auxiliary, the Delphia Rebekah Lodge 62, the Pythian Sisters No. 77, the Womans Club of Elkins and the Mountain Weaver’s Guild. She worked as an election poll worker at Williams Building and was a Nazarene.

Friends will be received at Lohr & Barb Funeral Home from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. today. Final rites will be conducted at the funeral home chapel

Saturday at 1 p.m. Interment will follow at American Legion’s Little Arlington Cemetery at Cravensdale.

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