BLUEFIELD, Va. — Lucille (Davis) Buckland, 95 of Bluefield, VA, passed away Wednesday, January 25, 2017.
She is the daughter of the late Ace Davis and Altha Brooks Davis. She has been an active member of Springville Christian Church for more than 50 years.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, L.W. "Buddy" Buckland, Jr.
Surviving are four children of that union: Ellis (Susan) Buckland of Bluefield, WV, Gail (Raymond) Evans of Fleming Island, FL, Larry Buckland of Tazewell, VA and Sherry (Kerry) Kelly of Tallahassee, FL; 8 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren.
A service to celebrate Lucille's life will be held Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Dudley Memorial Chapel with Ministers Harry Cundiff and Cecil Buffalow officiating. Interment will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens. Charley Buckland, Cecil Buckland, Eddie Buckland, Joe Blackwell, Tom Moy and Ron Smith will serve as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be the Men of the Springville Christian Church.
Friends may visit with the family on Saturday at the funeral home from 1:00 p.m. until the hour of service.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to: Appalachian Teen Challenge, 1651 Unity Road, Princeton, WV 24740.