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CAPON BRIDGE, W.Va. Lucille Pope "Lucy" Giffin, 88, of Capon Bridge, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, peacefully at her home with her family by her side.
Lucy was born on Aug. 22, 1929, in Winchester, Va., a daughter of the late Stuart E. and Lelia Affleck Pope. She was a 1947 graduate of Handley High School, a former employee of Potomac Edison where she met her husband, Roy and worked alongside her family at the Giffin Funeral Home. Lucy was a member of the Capon Bridge Rescue Squad where she served as treasurer for 20+ years, Capon Bridge Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary, Bethel United Methodist Church near Gore, Va., and a board member of the Capon Bridge Public Library. Lucy loved Coach K & Duke Blue Devils basketball team, reading, cross stich and being with her family.
Lucy was married to Roy S. Giffin on Sept. 12, 1953, in Stephenson, Va. Roy passed away on June 5, 2007.
Surviving is a son, Jerry B. Giffin (Katie) of Capon Bridge; two daughters, Jill G. Freas (Ted) of Morgantown, Pa., Beth G. Delawder (Jackie) of Paw Paw; a daughter-in-law: Stacy Giffin of Winchester, Va.; a brother, Leon F. Pope of Winchester, Va.; nine grandchildren, Brent Lupton (Becky), Heather Garner (Brian), Lucas Giffin (Amanda), Benjamin Giffin (Katy), David Delawder, Alex Giffin, Josh Delawder (Donielle), Matt Delawder, Kaitlin Mollohan and 10 great-grandchildren, Trey Grandison, Brevon Ruckman, Brenna and Braxton Lupton, Summer, Lily and Ally Giffin, Ella Delawder, Brooke and Paige Garner.
She is preceded in death by a son, Todd S. Giffin.
A funeral service will be held at the Giffin Funeral Home & Crematory in Capon Bridge, on Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, at 2 p.m. Officiating will be the Rev. Michael Funkhouser and the Rev. Alanna McGuinn.
Interment will be private.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, from 4 to 8 p.m.
The family suggest memorial contributions be made to the Hospice of the Panhandle, 330 Hospice Lane, Kearneysville, WV 25430 or Capon Bridge Public Library, 2987 Northwestern Pike, Capon Bridge, WV 26711.
Published on September 26, 2017
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