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Eugene Lyall

October 17, 1923 ~ August 18, 2021 (age 97)

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Eugene Lyall, 97 of Steeles Hollow, Hanover, WV departed this life Wednesday, August 18, 2021 at his residence.

Born on October 17, 1923 in Bartlick, Virginia, he was the son of the late Mike and Lottie (Ward) Lyall.

In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death by wifes: Edna (Cline) Lyall and Elva (Morgan) Lyall; sister: Emma Jean Phillips; stepdaughter: Bernice (Richard) Collins.

Eugene was a Navy Veteran of WWII, a member of the Navy Seabees 125th Battalion and the Civilian Conservation Corps.  He was a member of the Iaeger VFW Post # 1144, and a retired coal miner.  He loved spending time with his family and friends, and going hunting and fishing, when he was able.  He was of the Baptist Faith.

Those left to love and cherish his memory and to mourn his loss are his children: Jerry (Katie) Lyall of Baisden, Jan (Diana) Lyall of Morgantown, and Jacqueline (Robert) Bobbera of Gilbert; stepchildren: Arbel (Joyce) Morgan, Alice (Tommy) White, all of Bristol, TN, Odell (Rose) Morgan of Columbus, OH, Etta Jean Bishop of Hanover; grandchildren: Kimberly (Charles) Davis, Kevin (Allison) Lyall, Kera (Matthew) Smith, Michael Lyall, Jennifer (Kristjan) Lyall-Mae, Dr. Katie Bobbera-Miller (Thomas Miller), Mitchell Bobbera, and Thomas Lyall; 7 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild.  Eugene also leaves behind a host of nieces, nephews and other dear relatives and friends.

Friends may gather with the family Sunday, August 22, 2021 from 12:00 till 1:00 pm at the Mounts Funeral Home Chapel, where funeral services will commence at 1:00 pm with Rev. Gary Browning officiating.  Burial will follow in the Rex Cline Cemetery at Baisden, WV.

Eugene will be carried to his resting place by pallbearers: Kevin, Michael, Thomas, and Zachary Lyall, Mitchell Bobbera, Nicholas and Preston Bishop, and Shawn Cline.

Military Honors will be provided by the Iaeger VFW Post # 1144.

His wonderful smile and gentle heart will be greatly missed by all who were fortunate to have known and loved him.

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
August 22, 2021

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Mounts Funeral Home Chapel
Mounts Funeral Home, 253 4th Av.
Gilbert, WV 25621

Funeral Service
Sunday
August 22, 2021

1:00 PM
Mounts Funeral Home Chapel
Mounts Funeral Home, 253 4th Av.
Gilbert, WV 25621

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