Alice Virginia McMillion McCutcheon, age 81, of Alderson, WV, passed away on Monday, December 9, 2019, at the Greenbrier Valley Medical Center in Fairlea, WV, following a short illness.
Born on June 21, 1938, in Ronceverte, WV, she was the daughter of Michael Bright and Madeline Dillion McMillion.
Mrs. McCutcheon was a graduate of Greenbrier High School in Ronceverte, attended college in Missouri, and later became a loving homemaker and mother. She was a longtime devoted member of the Old Greenbrier Baptist Church in Alderson, where she served as a Deaconess, Greeter, Sunday school teacher, and was a member of the choir. She also served as Sunday school class secretary, served on the Hospitality Committee, and was the President of the Ruth Thurmond Woman’s Mission Circle. Mrs. McCutcheon was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Tri County Memorial VFW Post 6723 in Alderson, and was a volunteer of the Alderson Public Library and the Alderson Food Pantry for many years. She also loved to walk and enjoyed reading.
Mrs. McCutcheon will be remembered for being thoroughly devoted to the spiritual and domestic welfare of her community, but above all, she loved her family, friends, and neighbors.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Kenneth Louis “Kenny” McCutcheon on July 25, 2018.
Survivors include her loving husband of 65 years, Virgil Roy McCutcheon of Alderson, whom she married on February 16, 1954; her daughter-in-law, Nancy McCutcheon of Lee’s Summit, MO; three grandchildren, Tiffany Reynolds of Belton, MO, Jay McCutcheon of Columbia, MO, and Shea Harrel (Brett) of Blue Springs, MO; five great-grandchildren, Caleb, Jacob, Remy, Brogan, and Evan; eight brothers and sisters, Laura Smothers of Ronceverte, Mikel “Mickey” McMillion of Clifton Forge, VA, Edith Stamm (Dave) of Albuquerque, NM, Lawrence McMillion (Shelba) of Mauk, GA, Doris Young of Pensacola, FL, James McMillion of Salem, AL, Harold McMillion of Sinks Grove, WV, and Grace Flowers (Jim) of Clinton, MD; as well as 14 nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be on Saturday, December 14, 2019, at 1 p.m. at the Old Greenbrier Baptist Church in Alderson, with the Rev. Dr. Richard Lohmeyer and Pastor Derek Hall officiating. Burial will follow at the Old Greenbrier Memorial Cemetery in Alderson.
Friends may call on Saturday from 12-1 p.m. at the church.
For those wishing to show an expression of sympathy, contributions may be made in memory of Mrs. McCutcheon to the Old Greenbrier Baptist Church, P.O. Box 456, Alderson, WV 24910.
Online condolences and memories may be shared with the McCutcheon family at www.lobbanfh.com.
Lobban Funeral Home in Alderson is in charge of arrangements.
Obituary originally published in the December 12, 2019, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.