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JANICE DARLENE CRUM, 81, of Salt Rock, passed away Monday, May 18, 2020. Graveside services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 23, 2020, at Green Valley Cemetery by Pastor James Jobe. She was born January 8, 1939, in Hamlin, W.Va., a daughter of the late Jerry M. and Catherine Lucas Roberts. She was preceded in death by her husband, Argie; younger brother, Truman Roberts; and one sister, Sandra Joan Roberts Cavender. Janice is survived by her daughter, Sheila Crum McCallister (George) of Hurricane, W.Va.; son, Barry A. Crum of Huntington; sister, Mona Roberts Dugas (Matthew) of Charleston, W.Va.; grandchildren, Duncan McCallister, Christopher Craven, Sean McCallister and Kyle McCallister; and special friend, John Salyers. Visitation will be Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Wallace Funeral Home, Barboursville. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

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