Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
December 8, 2011 12:04 pm EST


SUNBURY — Reecie Selvage, 94, of Sunbury, died Dec. 6, 2011, at Cherith Care Center at Willow Brook in Delaware.

He was born April 8, 1917, in Barnetts Creek, Ky., to the late Alfred and Emma (Ratliff) Selvage. He worked as a forklift operator for Janitrol and Sunray.

He is survived by son, Dan (Charlene) Selvage of Centerburg; four daughters, Erie Phyllis (Jerry) Volz of Detroit, Mich., Mary (Dick) Morris and Cathy (Greg) Roy, both of Sunbury, Marty (James) McCurdy of Delaware; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and sister, Hester Pierce.

Also deceased are his wife, Eskalein (Baldwin); son, Teddy; brothers, Clinton, Edward and Charles; sisters, Gartha Baldwin, Erie Rice and Edna Lena Selvage.

Friends may call Friday, 3-7 p.m.; and one hour prior to the Saturday 11 a.m. service at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury; interment Green Mound Cemetery, Kilbourne.

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