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William Adrian Sehen

SoVaNow.com / January 29, 2013
William Adrian “Bill” Sehen, 84, husband of Frances Louise Parrett Sehen, passed away Monday, Jan. 28, 2013 at MeadowView Terrace in Clarksville.

Born Jan. 8, 1929 in Amelia to the late Raymond Ruppert and Roxie Jarrell Sehen, Bill served his country in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He worked for the railroad, but was a truck driver for many years. In his spare time, he loved gardening and working with wood.

In addition to his wife, Bill is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Deborah and Ronnie Westbrook of Burlington, N.C., and sons and daughters-in-law, Gary and Kim Sehen of Nelson, Gerald and Starr Sehen of Hitesburg, and Mike and Cathy Ray of Charlotte, N.C. His sister, Patsy Palmore and brother, Robert Dale Sehen both of Blackstone; eleven grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren also survive.

A funeral will be Wednesday, Jan. 30 at 2 p.m. at Little Flock Church in Amelia with Elder Ralph Steele and Rev. Don Wilson. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

The family received friends Tuesday at Watkins Cooper Lyon Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at http://www.wclfh.com.

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