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James Otis "Ode"

October 28, 1939 – February 18, 2019

James Stacy
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Obituary for James Otis "Ode" Stacy

James Otis “Ode” Stacy, age 79 of 1034 Midland Road, Grundy, Virginia passed away on Monday, February 18, 2019 at his home.

Born October 28, 1939 at Grundy, Virginia he was the son of the late Kether Stacy and Allie Charles Stacy. He was a retired coal miner.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Betty, four sisters, and three brothers.

One Daughter
Patricia Stacy Williams and husband Eric of Grundy, Virginia
One Son
Douglas Stacy and wife Violet of Betsy Layne, Kentucky
Ericka Williams and Robert Deel of Oakwood, Virginia
Jessica Stacy of Elkhorn City, Kentucky
Katie Tackett of Betsy Layne, Kentucky
Eddie Williams and wife Julie of Paynesville, West Virginia
Jon Patrick Stacy and Rebecca Wise of Landis, North Carolina
Anthony and Jessica Tackett of Betsy Layne, Kentucky
Josh and Cindy Tackett of Betsy Layne, Kentucky
Joseph Tackett of Betsy Layne, Kentucky
Great Grandchildren
Kendra Williams, Karlee Williams, Austin Williams, Brook Tackett, Brayden Tackett, Sadie Tackett, Haley Tackett and Skyylar Tackett
One Sister
Tori Stacy of Hurley, Virginia
One Brother
Jimmy Stacy of Hurley, Virginia

Funeral services for James “Ode” Stacy will be held on Friday, February 22, 2019 1:00 P.M .at the Virginia Funeral Home Chapel with Eugene Whited, Keith Harris, and Curtis Crouse officiating. Burial will follow in the Cooper Cemetery, Panther Ridge Road, Grundy, Virginia.

The family will receive friends Wednesday and Thursday evening 6:00 P.M. at the Virginia Funeral Home. A service will be held at 7:00 P.M. both Wednesday and Thursday evening.

Serving as Pallbearers will be Family and Friends.

Virginia Funeral Home of Grundy, Virginia is in charge of the arrangements.

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First Visitation

When Wednesday, February 20th, 2019 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Virginia Funeral Home
3222 Slate Creek Road
Grundy, VA 24614

Second Visitation

When Thursday, February 21st, 2019 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Virginia Funeral Home
3222 Slate Creek Road
Grundy, VA 24614

Service Information

Friday, February 22nd, 2019 1:00pm
Curtis Crouse, Keith Harris, and Eugene Whited
Virginia Funeral Home
3222 Slate Creek Road
Grundy, VA 24614

Interment Information

Cooper Cemetery
Panther Ridge Road
Grundy, VA