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November 10, 1935 - May 30, 2018

Burial Date: June 1, 2018

Committal services will be Friday, June 1st at 1:00 pm at the Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Prosperity. The family will receive friends from 11:30 am until 12:30 pm at the Melton Mortuary. Those wishing to attend the committal services are asked to meet at the mortuary by 12:30pm

Lorena Shrewsbury
On Wednesday, May 30, 2018, our beloved sister, Lorena Shrewsbury of Crab Orchard, passed away in her 82ndt year.
The 10th of 14 children, Lorena Jean was born on November 10th, 1935, at Basin.  Her parents were James Edward and Dolly Meadows Shrewsbury.   In addition to her parents, these siblings have passed as well, Hansel, Hessie Mae, Arthur, Cleve, Noil, Dorsey, David, Rethel, Lloyd, an infant sister, and now, “Oh Glad Reunion.”
Lorena spent her childhood at Basin.   She had a longtime career as a dietary supervisor at Charleston General Hospital.  Lorena attended the Church of the Brethren at Crab Orchard.
She leaves to cherish her memory her siblings, Dorothy (Joe) D’Arco and Waymon Shrewsbury of Beckley, Norman Shrewsbury (Juanita) of Christiansburg, VA; and large extended family of nieces and nephews..
Committal services will be Friday, June 1st at 1:00 pm at the Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Prosperity. The family will receive friends from 11:30 am until 12:30 pm at the Melton Mortuary.  Those wishing to attend the committal services are asked to meet at the mortuary by 12:30pm
The family suggests donations of sympathy can be made to Church of the Brethren, PO Box 386, Crab Orchard, WV  25827