Wanda's Story

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Wanda Gale Eagle was born on April 4, 1951, to Rheba Lamb and the late Eugene Vaughn in Princeton WV. On December 21, 2017, with her husband and her family by her side, Wanda slipped from her earthly body and conquered victory over ALS. Wanda took on her heavenly body and will spend eternity walking the streets of heaven glorifying her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.
Wanda left behind a legacy of serving the Lord and teaching children how to be born again through her service as a Sunday School Teacher and Awana Leader and Commander at New Zion Regular Baptist Church for 45+ years. She enjoyed cooking, canning, reading her Bible, sewing and spending time with her grandchildren. Wanda was employed by Kidz @ Hart Childcare Center where she was known as MawMaw to every child she met.
Wanda was preceded in death by her father Eugene Vaughn and her stepfather Aubrey "Buck" Lamb.
Those left to cherish her memory are her husband of 49 years, Larry Eagle. Their five daughters, Anita Varner (Kenneth) of Sophia NC, Shawnna Holiday of Princeton WV, Rita Boyd (John) of Princeton WV, Lesley Neal (Kenny) of Bluefield WV, Michele Eagle of Princeton WV; 13 Grandchildren, Kristy, Jeffrey, Peyton, Tyler, Paige, Johnathan, Evan, Samantha, Sadie, Annabeth, Landon, Mason, Emmajean; five Great-Grandchildren; Her mother, Rheba Lamb, three sisters Kay Lester (Conwell), Gloria McCoy, Dena Whittaker (Michael), one Brother Danny Vaughn and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, December 23, 2017 at the New Zion Regular Baptist Church with Pastor Roger Hatfield officiating. Burial will follow at the Neely Family Cemetery on Adairs Run Rd. in Kellysville.
Friends may call at Fredeking Funeral Service in Oakvale on Friday, December 22, 2017 (today) from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and at the church one hour prior to the service on Saturday.
Online condolences may be made by visiting www.fredekingfs.com.
Fredeking Funeral Service in Oakvale is serving the Family.
Published on December 21, 2017
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