Sylvia L. Deem

Sylvia L. Deem, 85, of Vienna, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord on March 30, 2013, at Camden Clark Medical Center, Memorial Campus.

She was born Aug. 26, 1927, in Wirt County, a daughter of the late Ward and Linnia Price Dye.

Sylvia was a homemaker, and a member of Faith Baptist Church in Vienna.

She is survived by her husband, Norvil Deem, whom she married August of 1980; four sons, James Richards (Gina) and Carey Richards, all of Vienna, W.Va., Craig Richards (Julia) of Concord, N.C., and Brian Richards (Billie) of Parkersburg; two stepdaughters, Linda R. Walker (Mark) of Plano, Texas, and Kimberly Brundige (Ed) of Commerce, Ga.; 12 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two brothers, Carl Dye (Betty) of Pettyville, W.Va., and Basil Dye (Roberta) of Palestine, W.Va.; one sister, Mary Faust of Johnstown, Pa.; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers, Clifford, Award, Melvin and Doral Dye; and one sister, Thelma.

Funeral services for Sylvia will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home of Vienna, with Pastor Jim Yoak officiating. Burial will be in Good Hope Cemetery in Roane County. Visitation will be 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, and one hour prior to services Wednesday at the funeral home.

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