Wilda Siburt

SIBURT, Wilda Parsons, 91, formerly of Reader, WV, died October 15, 2013, in Blacksburg, VA.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James Ward Parsons and Alice VanDyne Parsons; her brothers, Kenneth and Lyle Parsons; and her husband, Dr. Thomas P. Siburt.

She is survived by two children, son, James and his wife, Diane of Hendersonville, TN and son, Paul and his wife, Susie of Blacksburg, VA; three grandsons; and two great- grandsons.

Mrs. Siburt was a teacher in the Wetzel County public schools for 20 years, before moving to Kanawha County, WV, in 1962, where she specialized in youth and guidance counseling. In 1968, she accepted a faculty position in Radford College’s School of Education, retiring as Assistant Professor in 1984.

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 10 a.m. in the Blacksburg Christian Church with Rev. Gary McCoy officiating.

Interment will follow in the Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Chrisitansburg. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Friday evening at the McCoy Funeral Home, 150 Country Club Drive, SW, Blacksburg, VA 24060.