September 20, 2021

Tyrone Herbert Hash, 81, of Norton, lost his battle with Alzheimer’s disease at his home, on Saturday, September 18, 2021.

Tyrone was a 1961 graduate of Powell Valley High School, received a Bachelor of Science from East Tennessee State University class of 1966. He was an avid lover of football and played at both levels. Tyrone taught biology and physical education and coached football at J.J. Kelly High school from 1966 to 1975. He worked as a coal miner, spending most of his career with Westmoreland Coal Company and its subsidiaries. He was a member of the United Mine Workers Association since 1976. Tyrone was a member of the Suthers Lodge #259 of Norton and served as a Past Master Mason. He was also a member of the Order of the Mystic Shrine of the Kazim Temple.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence Herbert Hash and Margaret Marie Beverly Hash; his brother, Russell Tyler Hash and sister, Delores H. Gilliam. Surviving are his wife of 48 years, Rebecca Stapleton Hash; son, Todd (Karen) Hash of Kingston, TN, and daughter, Jill Hash of Knoxville, TN; Grandchildren, Kynlee and Kaden; Sister, Dorothy Lee Hill of Santa Fe, New Mexico; sister-in-law, Jeanette Hash; several nieces, nephews and a host of relatives and friends.

All services are private. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Alzhimers Association, or Suthers Lodge #259 of Norton Virginia. Please visit www.sturgillfuneral.com to leave online condolences for the family.

Sturgill Funeral Home 1621 Norton Road SW Wise, VA 24293 is in charge of arrangements.