Mason Lee Furrow

  • Born: November 28, 2005
  • Died: September 2, 2010
  • Location: Shady Spring, West Virginia

Blue Ridge Funeral Home Memorial Gardens & Cremations

5251 Robert C. Byrd Drive
Beckley, WV 25801
Tel. (304) 256-8608

Tribute & Message From The Family

Mason Lee Furrow

2 Timothy 4:7- I have fought a good fight. I have finished my course, I have kept the faith.

Mason Lee Furrow, 4, of Shady Spring was welcomed into the arms of Jesus Thursday, September 2, 2010 at Duke University, Durham, NC following a 4 month battle with cancer.
Born November 28, 2005 in Beckley he was the son of Ron and Jamie Richmond Furrow. Mason attended Beaver First Baptist church. Mason enjoyed farming and riding 4 wheelers and hunting.
Mason was preceded in death by maternal great grandparents Earl and Maye Richmond and Jeff Bennett; paternal great grandparents Roy McGraw and Estel and Louise Furrow; cousin Madison Furrow; great aunt Betty Bennett and great uncle Glenville Richmond.
In addition to his parents, those left to cherish his memory include his brother Michael Furrow; maternal great grandmother Lottie Bennett; paternal great grandmothers Louise McGraw and June Furrow; maternal grandparents Dale and Shirley Richmond; paternal grandparents Nancy and Warren Reuschel and David and Jean Furrow; great uncles Jerry McGraw , Gary Bennett and Charles and wife June Furrow; great aunts Janie and husband Greg Moomaw, and Wanda Lilly; uncles Chris and wife Vicky Richmond, Dan and wife Angela Furrow; aunts Cristy and husband Jay Jones, Julie and husband Shane Mitchell; several cousins Christian, Keith and Jaden Richmond, Cody and Luke Jones, Hailey and Emily Furrow, Sarah, Joshua and Rebekah Mitchell.
Services will be held at 3:00 PM Sunday, September 5, 2010 at Blue Ridge Funeral Home, Beckley with Charles Furrow and Pastor Steve Mooney officiating.
Burial will follow at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens.
Jay Jones, Shane Mitchell, Dan Furrow, and Darin Moore will serve as pallbearers.
Friends may gather with the family Sunday from 1 – 3 PM at the funeral home.
Donations can be made payable to PRT Brain Tumor Center. Please mail to the family at 1722 Pluto Road, Shady Spring, WV 25918. They will be designated to support research for Medulloblastoma and forwarded to the Brain Tumor Center at Duke University.
Luke 18:16- But Jesus called unto him and said suffer little children to come unto me and forbid them not: for of such is the kingdom of God.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at
Arrangements by Blue Ridge Funeral Home, 5251 Robert C. Byrd Dr. Beckley, WV.

Condolence & Memory Journal

Ron and Jamie,
Your family has been such a testimony to so many. Mason is now in the arms of JESUS and with other loved ones. Trust in the Almighty GOD that you will see him again someday soon. My prayers are with your family. May GOD give you peace and comfort that only HE can give and wrap HIS angels around you.

Posted by Debbie Adkins - Shady Spring, WV   September 08, 2010

I have never met your Mason. But I am praying for you all and you are in my thoughts constantly. I have a 5 year old boy who looks alot like Mason. He was a beautiful child!! I pray God comforts you. You will see him again one day.

Posted by Jessica Osborne - Prosperity, WV   September 08, 2010

We are so sorry that we were out of town for little Mason's funeral. We will continue to keep your whole family in our prayers. Our love goes to each one of you.

Posted by Doug and Connie Elliott - Daniels, WV - Friends/Church Family   September 06, 2010

We are so sorry for your loss you will be in our prayers

Posted by Glen and Cheryl Kincaid - Shady Spring, WV - friend   September 05, 2010

Sending you my deepest sympathy at this time. You will be in my thoughts and prayers. God bless you all. Another angel "Mason" has entered into heaven.

Posted by Eloise Griffin - milledgeville, GA - caringbridge friend   September 05, 2010

I am truly sorry for your loss. God had bigger plans for little Mason than this world could offer. I will continue to keep you in my prayers.

Posted by Brandy Wills Sterbenz - Baltimore, MD   September 05, 2010

You probably dont remember me but I worked at Dr. Lucero's office when Michael was a baby, and always remembered your family being so nice, we later met through cub scouts, I am friends with Cristy, I have been praying for little Mason along with my church Nehemiah Baptist, remember you are still in our prayers and may the grace and peace of God be with you and your family during your time of grief. Love and Prayers, The Ball Family, Scott, Bobbi, Jesse & Aaron.

Posted by Bobbi Ball - Cool Ridge, WV   September 05, 2010

You are in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless.

Posted by The McClanahan Family - Big Rock, VA   September 04, 2010

I'm so Sorry for your Precious loss and he is An "ANGEL" now, And I know what its like to lose a child and their are no words that will make it be ok, its just comforting to know there are others who are there for you and praying for you and your family everyday. Just look forward to god taking us home to Mason 4-ever, and hang in there. We will pray for you and Michael and the whole family GOD bless everyone. We Love you and were praying for you.

Posted by Melinda Snuffer & Family - Beaver, WV - Facebook friend   September 04, 2010

To Mason

May the warm love of family and friends surround you,
Bring a smile to your face,
Hold your heart gently,
And ease your journey home.

May today be your best day,
Tomorrow be the same,
Eternity be your destiny,
And may God be at your side.

May your spirit see our smiles,
May your spirit feel our love,
May your spirit find our memories.

And may you always hear the whispers, of the love from us to you.

Posted by Fred - Cincinnati, OH - Friend   September 04, 2010

I am so sorry for your loss. I have walked in your shoes and I know how it feels to lose a child. He is with God now.Bless his little heart.

Posted by katie gill ( Carol Mckinney's sister). - daniels, WV - none   September 04, 2010

As I have prayed for Little Mason since May, I have grown to love him. He was a brave little fella. I will continue my prayers for your family. May God hold you in his arms and comfort you all.

Posted by Patricia Schlager - Beckley, WV - Sister in Christ   September 04, 2010

Our hearts are broken and we are praying for the family. Words seem so inadequate during this painful time. May God comfort and bless you!
Mindy, Mark, Charity Hannah and Lydia Osborne
(and Life Tabernacle, Winston-Salem NC)

Posted by Mindy Osborne - Winston-Salem, NC - Daughter of Warren Reuschel   September 04, 2010

Mason is being remembered today and the days to come.

Posted by Julie Gornik - Lithia, FL - Step daughter to Dave Furrow   September 04, 2010

What a beautiful little boy.That touched thousands of lives..He was already an angel here on Earth,but God gave him his wings when he took him to heaven.
Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers forever.. The Placer's

Posted by Desera Placer - Reidsville, NC - Friend   September 04, 2010

Jamie, and Ron,
We are continuing to keep you and your families in our prayers and hearts.
Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy laden,
and I will give you rest.

Matthew 11:28

Angela, Willie, Caelynn and Ashlyn

Posted by Angela Delahoussaye-Jones - Cool Ridge, WV   September 04, 2010

may you find peace in your hearts and minds through prayer . mason is with jesus and will be waiting for the day he can see you all again as you will him.just remember your faith and love for mason and the love he had for you and you will find peace until you can be together again.

Posted by stephanie mcpeake - coolo ridge, WV - friend   September 04, 2010

My heart breaks for your family, you are in my thoughts during this difficult time. I am so sorry for your loss.

Posted by Tammy Furrow - Shady Spring, WV   September 04, 2010

Jamie, Ron, and Michael

We are praying for you all during this painful time. May you all find comfort in the arms of our Lord. Mason will forever live on in all our hearts.

Posted by Amanda Lilly - Daniels   September 04, 2010

I work with Linda Mooney, she has shared with us what Mason and the family has endured and my thoughts and prayers are with the entire family during this difficult time. My heart goes out to you all.

Posted by Angela Pugh - Princeton, WV   September 04, 2010

Ron and family, Our hearts break for you, and we want you to know we are praying for you that the lord will comfort you in a way only he can. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. We are so very sorry for your loss.

In love and deepest sympathies
John and Amy Liddle

Posted by John Liddle - Mullens, WV - friend   September 04, 2010

Ron, Jamie and Michael, My thoughts, prayers and love continue to be with you. I pray God wraps his arms around you and surrounds you with comfort and peace during this most difficult time and always. God bless you all. Susan

Posted by Susan Basham - Sophia, WV   September 03, 2010

The staff of Blue Ridge Funeral Home would like to extend our deepest sympathy to the family during this most difficult time.

Posted by Blue Ridge Funeral Home    September 03, 2010