Belva L. Barrus, 62, of Clear Spring, Md., passed away Thursday, July 7, 2011, at her home.
Born Sept. 25, 1949, in Fort Pierce, Fla., she was the daughter of the late Carl Coburn Hoffman and Ruth Helen (McCarty) Hoffman.
She was employed by the Washington County Board of Education for 26 years.
She served in the U.S. Air Force for four years.
She is survived by her son, Grant Jeffrey Barrus; twin granddaughters, Rachel L. Barrus and Anya Barrus; sisters, Betty Rucks, Donna Schulteiss and Carla Crawford; and brother, Craig Hoffman.
There will be no viewing.
A memorial service will be Friday, July 15, 2011, at 7 p.m. at J.L. Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg, Md.
The family will receive friends one hour before the service.
Memorial donations may be made to Washington County Free Library, 101 Tandy Drive, Hagerstown, MD 21740.