Nazareth Lee Bostic, 77, of Glace, WV, went home to his Lord and Savior and was greeted by his loving wife, Glenna, on Sunday, December 28, 2014.
Born October 24, 1937, in Glace, he was a son of the late Robert Dixon and Mary Elizabeth Bostic.
Naz was a timberman and a certified John Deere mechanic by trade.
Other than this parent, he was preceded in death by his wife, Glenna Bostic, on December 20, 2007.
Survivors in his loving family include a sister, Marjorie McKessor of Falls Church, VA; brother-in-law, Clyde Feury; children, Edwin Bostic (Teresa), Danny Bostic (Charlene), Dolores Hoke (Jerry), Don Bostic (Brenda), and Evelyn Bennett (Larry); grandchildren, Peggy (Joey), Samuel (Ali), Marisa, Madeline, Joseph, Billy, Roman (Heather), Robin (Michelle), Eisha, Benjamin, Melissa, Joey, Valerie, Anthony, Aaron (April), Jeremy (Amy) and Shane; great-grandchildren, Lilly, Mya, Raegan, Jennings, Steven, Megan, Calab, Rylie, Alissa, Bridgett, Kaylee, Jessica, Chandler, Kaidom, Aiden, Dillion, Lindsay, Austin, Peyton, Noah, Destiny, Trista, Gage, Hadley, and baby Bostic due in February. Naz leaves behind his life-long friend, Julian Hoke.
His funeral service will be held at 2 PM on Wednesday, December 31, 2014, in the chapel of Shanklin Funeral Home in White Sulphur Springs, WV, with the Rev. Ralph Hubbard and Loretta Boggs officiating. Burial will follow in the Hylton Cemetery at Glace.
Visitation will be from 6-9 PM on Tuesday, December 30, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests expressions of sympathy be made toward the funeral expenses.
Shanklin Funeral Home is serving the family.
Obituary originally published in the December 30, 2014 edition of the West Virginia Daily News.