Zulema Marie McClure, 83 of Sumerco was taken to heaven with angels by her side on Wednesday, March 30, 2011 after a long illness. She was born January 12, 1928 in Lincoln County, she was a long time resident of Sumerco, WV. She was employed by Fas Chek for 25 years. She was a member of Cobbs Creek Missionary Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Clara and Emery Dunlap; sisters, Eleanor Dunlap and Sandra McCallister, and brother Kenneth Dunlap. Zulema cherished her family and friends and leaves behind her husband, Clifford; Daughter: Vickie (Charles) Runyan of Sod; Grandchildren: Chris Runyan of North Manchester, IN; Lori (Brian) Woodrum of Sod;Great grandchildren: Elizabeth and Charlie Woodrum of Sod; Siblings: Marcel (Norma) Dunlap of Alum Creek; Ardith Dunlap of Sumerco; Sherry (Rudy) Thomas of Sumerco and Bonnie Roberts of Griffithsville. She also leaves behind many nieces, nephews and friends who loved her dearly.
Zulema was a faithful, loving and devoted Christian wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was always there with a smile on her face to lend a helping hand. She will truly be missed by many.
A service to celebrate Zulema’s life will be held at 11:00 am Saturday, April 2, 2011 at Curry Funeral Home, 2097 Childress Road, Alum Creek with Rev. Clarence Hutton and Pastor Butch Leadman officiating. Burial will be at Lively Cemetery, Sod, WV. Family and friends will gather from 6 to 8 pm Friday at the funeral home.