Marilyn Joyce Runyon of Princeton, NC formerly of Wayne
Marilyn Joyce Runyon Mitchell, 56, of Princeton, NC formerly of Wayne, WV, went to join her heavenly father on Feb. 22, 2011. She was born April 5, 1954 the daughter of the late Elva and Nonna (Blankenship) Runyon and the late Christina (May) Runyon. She was also preceded in death by an infant daughter Amanda Beth, two brothers William “Wilkie” May and William “Will” Runyon and one nephew Steve Kennedy. She is survived by her loving husband, Donnie Mitchell, one son Kenneth Harold Hundley and two daughters Maggie Hundley-McDennent and Rachel Rollins, one step-daughter Christy Barnes and two step-sons Junior and Rodney Pearce and 18 grandchildren who were her pride and joy. Also surviving are two brothers, Elva Ray Runyon of WV and Sam Runyon of NC, and 7 sisters Gloria Sue Stone ofWV, Karen Hopkins ofNC, Betty Blair of KY Jean Arko of AZ, Lana Hundley of WV, and Martha Runyon Bentley of WV, and a host of nieces and nephews and other family and friends too numerous to list. In loving memory, a service was held in Selma, NC at Parrish Funeral Home on Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 7pm and Friday, February 25, 2011 at 11wn.