Wanda Lee Young Fullen

Fairlea-Wanda Lee Young Fullen, 86, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, at CAMC Memorial Hospital in Charleston, WV, after a short illness.

Wanda was born Oct. 26, 1933, in Pickaway, the daughter of the late Basil Young and Louise Boone Young.

She was married to her late husband Cecil Fullen on Nov. 15, 1974. Wanda graduated from Union High School in 1951. After graduation she moved to Ronceverte where she began her working life. She ran Honaker’s Store in Organ Cave for ten years. She was employed at Appalachian Electronics for 12 years. She was co-owner of Fullens Trailer Park in Fairlea where she was an integral part of the business until her passing.

Wanda was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and enjoyed hosting family gatherings in her home. She was a devoted member of the A R Presbyterian Church in Fairlea where she served as a Sunday school teacher, past president of the Women’s Circle, and sang in the choir. She enjoyed gardening and working outside.

Wanda was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Fullen; her grandchildren, Jamie Honaker and Melissa Betz; sister, Lois (Pat) Allen; and the father of her four children, Sterling D. Honaker.

She is survived by four children, Patty Betz, Darrell W. Honaker, Donna Wykle and Doug Honaker (Linda) all of Fairlea; seven grandchildren, Adam Wykle, Michelle Hall and husband Ronnie of Glade Hill, VA, Elizabeth Honaker Smith and fiancé Jeff Vance of Frankford, Joshua Wykle and wife Tonya of Renick, Nikki Honaker of Clintonville, Darrell M. Honaker of Dublin, OH, and Sarah Honaker Dyess and husband Danny of Roanoke, VA; 11 great-grandchildren, Jackson Honaker, Landon Dyess both of Roanoke, VA, Mason Williams of San Angelo, TX, Jerred Hall, McKinleigh Williams, Mason Hall all of Glade Hill, VA, Lyla Smith of Frankford, and Chloey, Ella, Amrey, Joslyn Wykle all of Renick; and many nieces and nephews and special niece, Becky Powell.

Funeral service will be at 1 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 15, at the New Lebanon ARP Church, Pickaway, with Pastor Ike Hughes and Pastor Bill Harris officiating. Burial will follow in the New Lebanon Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m., Friday, Feb. 14, at the Morgan Funeral Home, 252 Montvue Drive, Lewisburg.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to the: John Jamethon Honaker Memorial ROTC Scholarship, Marshall University Foundation, INC., 519 John Marshall Dr., Huntington, WV 25703 or to the Fairlea ARP Church, 9364 Seneca Trail, Ronceverte, WV 24970.

Online guestbook may be signed at  Arrangements by Morgan Funeral Home, Lewisburg, WV.

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