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Norman Howard Reichard

May 23, 1947 July 20, 2019
Norman Howard  Reichard
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Obituary for Norman Howard Reichard

Norman Howard Reichard, 72, of Meadow Bridge, passed away Saturday, July 20, 2019, in the Greenbrier Valley Medical Center, Lewisburg, following a long illness.

Born May 23, 1947, at Hinton, he was the son of the late Howard Levi and Louise Adkins Reichard.

Norman worked most of his time as a heavy equipment operator on strip mining sites. He also drove a log truck and worked for the Town of Meadow Bridge. Norman attended Millbrook Baptist Church, Crickmer.

Survivors include his beloved of 24 years, Josephine Bragg Reichard; his son Jr. Reichard (Paula) of Wyoming; his stepson Jim Bragg (Lisa) of Covington, Virginia; his stepdaughter Lisa Forren (Steve) of Hopewell, Virginia; 2 brothers Roger Reichard and Dwayne Reichard (Doris), all of Meadow Bridge; 1 sister Brenda Duncan (Floyd) of Meadow Bridge; grandchildren Tyler, Josh (Autumn), and Nathaniel Reichard; great-grandchildren Remy, Laken, Landon, and Skyler; all of Hilton Village; step grandchildren Joshua Forren (Tabitha) of Maryland, Carol McCraw of Hopewell, Virginia, Megan Forren, Henrico, Virginia, Ashleigh Tilley (Zach) of Ohio, Lauren Bragg, Sydney Bragg, and Kaydance Bragg, all of Covington, Virginia; step great-grandchildren Piper McCraw and Liam Tilley; the mother of his son, Donna Pugh (Wayne) and their son Russell, all of Loops Road; and a host of extended family and friends.

The family would like to thank the staff of the Greenbrier Valley Medical Center for their care and support and a special thank you to Dr. Durham for care and encouragement during the past 12 years.

Services will be 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 24, at Smathers Funeral Chapel, with Pastor Steve Martin officiating.

Burial will follow in the Ennis Cemetery, Backus Mountain.

Friends may call one hour before the service from 12 – 1 p.m. at the funeral home.


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Previous Events

Visitation

Wednesday

24

Jul

12:00 PM 7/24/2019 12:00:00 PM - 1:00 PM 7/24/2019 1:00:00 PM
Smathers Funeral Chapel Inc.

675 Main Street
Rainelle, WV 25962

Smathers Funeral Chapel Inc.
675 Main Street Rainelle 25962 WV
United States

Service

Wednesday

24

Jul

1:00 PM 7/24/2019 1:00:00 PM
Smathers Funeral Chapel Inc.

675 Main Street
Rainelle, WV 25962

Smathers Funeral Chapel Inc.
675 Main Street Rainelle 25962 WV
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Ennis Cemetery Final Resting Place

Backus Mountain Road
Meadow Bridge, WV 25976

Backus Mountain Road Meadow Bridge 25976 WV
United States
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