Russell Hugh Lane, Jr.

Russell Hugh Lane, Jr. 77, of Weston, passed away on Friday, December 17, 2021 at his home with his loving family by his side. He was born on November 17, 1944, son to the late Russell Hugh Lane, Sr. and Anna Ruth (Rexroad) Lane.

Hugh united in marriage on August 7, 1966 to Nancy Lou (Francis) Lane, whom preceded him in death on April 18, 1990.

Forever cherishing Hugh’s life are two sons: Jeffery Shawn Lane of Horner, WV and Timothy Scott Lane of Weston, WV; three grandchildren: Matthew Craig Lane, Brooklyn Nicole Lane and Megan Elizabeth Lane; one step-grandchild: Haley Jade Becker; one step-great-grandchild: Ivy Virginia Becker; two sisters: Anna Gay Snyder and Tressie George both of Buckhannon, WV; and one brother: Marshall Lane of Buckhannon and his fiancé Jeanie Lively.

In addition to his parents and wife, Hugh was preceded in death by one son: Gregory John Lane.

Hugh was a graduate of Upshur County High School Class of 1962. He was an avid deer hunter and fisherman. Hugh enjoyed attending county fairs, gardening, and taking in the beautiful scenery of the West Virginia mountains in the fall. Hugh will be missed by all who knew and loved him.

Family and friends will be received at Hardman Family Funeral Home at 730 N. Main Avenue, Weston, WV on Tuesday, December 21, 2021 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The funeral service will begin at 1 p.m. from the funeral home chapel with Pastor Bob King officiating. Interment will follow services at the Heavner Cemetery in Buckhannon, WV. Online condolences and life stories in memory of Hugh may be expressed at

Hardman Family Funeral Home of Weston, WV considers it an honor and a privilege to serve the family of Russell Hugh Lane, Jr.


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