Justin John “Ike” Ours, age 93, of Cabins, WV passed away Friday, May 24, 2019 at his home.
He was born January 8, 1926 in Cabins, WV and was a son of the late Virgil Amos Ours and Myrtle Dorcas (Turner) Ours. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Andy A. Ours, two sisters, Dottie (Ours) Kimble and Ruby (Ours) Waldron; two brothers, Fred A. Ours and infant Charles Ours.
Mr. Ours is survived by his wife of 73 years and six months , Clara Nell (Whetzel) Ours; two sons, Dale Ours and wife Mary of Cabins, WV and Allen Ours and wife Phyllis of Cabins, WV; one daughter, Karen Sue Carr and husband Lee of Cabins, WV; one granddaughter, Becky Ours O’Haver; three grandsons, Roger, Andrew and Joe Ours; and four great grandchildren, one step granddaughter; one step great grandson; one great – great grandson; three step great -great granddaughters; one sister, Lucy Blackwell of Baltimore, MD; daughter-in-law, Marlene Ours of Cabins, WV and several nieces and nephews.
Mr Ours worked 26 years for Shawnee Mills in Petersburg till the closing. He retired from Alleghany Mining after 17 years and was a lifelong farmer. He attended Cabins Assembly of God Church.
Family will receive friends Tuesday from 5:00 – 8:00 PM at the Schaeffer Funeral Home in Petersburg.
Funeral service will begin at 11:00 AM Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at the Schaeffer Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Colman Clark and Rev. Ken Phares officiating. Burial will be in the Lahmansville Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Cabins Assembly of God Church, P.O. Box 207, Cabins, WV 26855 or Charity of the Donor’s Choice.