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Lisha Rosetta Runions

September 3, 1961 — February 4, 2022

Lisha Rosetta Runions, age 60 of Fisher, WV, passed away Friday morning, February 4, 2022 at the Grant Memorial Hospital in Petersburg, WV. Born on September 3, 1961, she was a daughter of the late Cecil Wendoline Smith and Martha Rebecca Reel Smith. A son, Chad Runions, sisters, Judith Suder and Helen Crites, three brothers and three sisters also preceded her in death.

Lisha enjoyed planting, gardening and searching for Indian relics. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and was a happy go lucky individual that was friendly to everyone. Her family was blessed to have her instill loyalty and the ability to love and forgive in them as her family was everything to her.

Surviving is her husband of 40 years, Howard “Lester” Runions; a son, Jeremy Smith of Fisher, WV; a daughter, Rachel R. (Jeremy Buckler) Runions of Fisher, WV; two sisters, Eva (John) Paugh of Fisher, WV and Hiawatha “Hop” Smith of Moorefield, WV; a brother, Robert “Beanie” Cook of Fisher, WV; four grandchildren, Zaiden Stonestreet, Axton Runions, Jase Buckler and Ayla Smith and other siblings, Carmaleta Kreiser, Juanita Smith (Bob) Trichel, Orpha Smith Cowgil, Heiskell (Betty) Smith, Evers (Diana) Smith and James (Nancy) Smith.

Funeral Services will be conducted 11:00 AM Wednesday, February 9, 2022 at the Fraley Funeral Home Chapel, 107 Washington Street with Pastor Steve Snyder officiant. Interment will follow at the Kessel Cemetery, Fisher, WV. The family will receive friends from 5 – 7 PM Tuesday at the funeral home. Due to the current COVID-19 recommendations, wearing of masks and social distancing by individuals unvaccinated is recommended.

Memorials may be directed to the family at 68 White Tail Drive, Fisher, WV 26818.

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