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Obituary for Shirley Massie Shirley Massie
Ronceverte Resident Dies At Age 74

Shirley Massie, 74, of Ronceverte, WV, passed away Monday, March 1, 2021 at her home following a long illness.

Shirley was born July 21, 1946 in Alderson, WV. She was the daughter of the late James (Jim) Hurd and Georgia Hurd.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her sister, Barbara Hurd Elliott.

Shirley was a long-time founding member of Rhema Christian Center. She was the Church clerk/accountant of the church for over 40 years. Shirley was very active in the church and loved her church family very much.

Shirley was the wife of and survived by Claud W. Massie of 44 years. Those left to cherish her memory were her children, Joseph (Jody) Ott, Shawnda R. Moore (Will Hamrick), Michelle Massie Allery (Jeff Defibaugh), Sacha Ott Haynes, Carolyn Massie Clevenger (Gary Clevenger); grandchildren, Leetah Massie (Scott Porterfield), Autumn Haynes, Tre Moore, Kalyssa Moore (Sheldon Simmons) and Isaac Clevenger; great grandsons, Koen Haynes-Massie and Navy Haynes-Massie; sister, Beula (Boo) Hanson (Kirby Hanson) and her nieces and nephews.

Funeral services for Shirley will be Friday, March 5, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. at Rhema Christian Center. Friends and guests may call at 12:00 p.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the church. Pastors Lewis Moyer and Steve Cook will be officiating. Interment will follow at Riverview Cemetery in Ronceverte.

The Massie family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Kanawha Hospice Care, 1265 Maplewood Ave., Lewisburg, WV 24901 in honor of Shirley Massie for their tireless, generous assistance to her and her family and others alike.

Due to Covid-19 regulations the family asks that you abide by these; masks and social distancing.

The Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.