Mustard, Vance Weldon

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Vance Weldon Mustard, 97, of Dublin, passed away Saturday, Oct. 17, 2005 in Pulaski Health & Rehab Center.

Meeting him in heaven were his parents, Rush and Bessie King Mustard; two sisters, Naomi White and Viola Wolf; brother, Mason Mustard.

Vance worked in the coal mines for many years and retired at the age of 65 from the Radford Arsenal. He was also a World War II veteran serving on active duty in Germany. He was a life member of Pulaski VFW Post #1184. He is probably best remembered as the man who loved to work with concrete and selling flower posts, bird baths, and many other things at his residence on Route 100 on Cloyd’s Mountain.

Surviving are: daughter, Bette Twiggs of Springfield, Ohio; son, James Mustard and wife, Sylvia of Pulaski; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews, and special niece Audrey Martin.

Funeral services will be held on Monday at 11 am. at A. Vest & Sons Funeral Home, White Gate with the Rev. J.P. Hale officiating. Burial will be at the Hunter Cemetery, Little Creek. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday from 10 a.m. until service time.