Services Today for Former Teachers Union Leader

A memorial service is planned today at 2 p.m. for a former teachers union leader in Kanawha County. Iva Jewell Wilburn died last week at the age of 75. She was president of the Kanawha County Education Association for six years and worked as a teacher at Grandview Elementary School in North Charleston for nearly three decades, according to the Charleston Gazette. She retired in 2001. Services are this afternoon at Bartlett-Burdette-Cox Funeral Home on Charleston's West Side.