The Times West Virginian

Obituaries

February 6, 2014

Virginia Layman

Virginia Leigh (Tacy) Layman, 95, of Fairmont, passed away Tuesday (Feb. 4, 2014) at her residence.

She was born in Huttonsville on June 9, 1918, a daughter of the late Chumley Alfred and Mary Louise (Simmons) Tacy.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, James Walter Layman.

Virginia was retired from Owens-Illinois Glass Co., where she worked as a cook. She was a former member of the Penovalen Club and the Fairmont Women’s Club. She was an excellent cook and baker, and she enjoyed knitting, crocheting and traveling.

She is survived by her son, James Lee Layman and his wife Linda of Fairmont; four grandchildren, James Michael Layman of Louisiana, Steven K. Layman and his wife Sara of Alabama, Robert Delaney and his wife Tabitha of Florida, and David Layman; and four great-grandchildren, Savannah Layman, Sheldon Layman, Cody Delaney and Tiffany Delaney.

Also surviving are two sisters, Eunice Price and her husband Howard of Glassow, and Mary Ellen Nine and her husband Leo of Cantonville, Md.; one brother, Vernon Tacy of Clarksburg; as well as several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Glena M. Eckberg and Rella Tacy, and two brothers, Gail Tacy and Victor Tacy.

Family and friends may call at Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home, 209 Merchant St., Fairmont, from 5-8 p.m. today and from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday. The funeral service will be held in the funeral home at 1 p.m. Friday with Pastor Jim Zinn officiating. Interment will follow at Pisgah Cemetery in Monongalia County.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.carpenterandford.com.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Lois Harbert

    Lois Karen Harbert (nee Colvin), 77, of Spring Hill, Fla., formerly of Sagamore Hills, Ohio, passed away Monday (March 31, 2014).

    April 23, 2014

  • Emilia Carlone

    Emilia Alice Poluck Carlone, 97, of Munhall, Pa. formerly of Fairmont, died Saturday (Feb. 8, 2014) in Pittsburgh, Pa.

    April 23, 2014

  • Jennie Senkus

    Jennie Belcastro Senkus, 85, of Fairmont, died Thursday (April 17, 2014) at the home of her daughter in Flemington, N.J.

    April 23, 2014

  • Paul Dolog

    Paul Franklin Dolog, 19, of Dakota Community, died unexpectedly after a short, courageous battle with lymphoma.

    April 23, 2014

  • Shane Shaffer

    Shane Camden Shaffer, 49, of Fairmont, passed from this life Sunday (April 20, 2014) at Ruby Memorial Hospital, after a brief illness.

    April 23, 2014

  • Shane Camden Shaffer

    Shane Camden Shaffer, 49, of Fairmont, passed from this life Sunday (April 20, 2014) at Ruby Memorial Hospital, after a brief illness. He was born in Fairmont on Jan. 9, 1965, the son of Robert C. and Judith Nichols Shaffer.

    April 22, 2014

  • Phyllis Ann Stewart

    Phyllis Ann Stewart, 60, originally from Fairmont and lived in West Chester, Pa., passed away Tuesday (April 15, 2014).

    April 22, 2014

  • Alice Carlone

    Emilia Alice Poluck Carlone, 97, of Munhall, Pa. formerly of Fairmont, died Saturday (Feb. 8, 2014) in Pittsburgh, Pa. She was born on Sept. 23, 1916, in Hutchinson, daughter of the late Ludwick and Regina Poluck of Hutchinson.

    April 22, 2014

  • Vonda Gale Frisenda

    Vonda Gale Frisenda, 74, of Pleasant Valley, passed away Saturday (April 19, 2014) at the Tygart Center at Fairmont Campus.

    April 22, 2014

  • Twila Juanita (Saucer) Metz

    Twila Juanita (Saucer) Metz, 81, of the Arbors at Fairmont, passed away Sunday (April 20, 2014) at Fairmont General Hospital surrounded by her loving family.

    April 22, 2014

House Ads
Featured Ads