The Times West Virginian

Obituaries

January 23, 2013

Madelyn Phillips

Madelyn Mae Phillips, 75, of Rivesville, went to be with the Lord on Sunday (Jan. 20, 2013) at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born Dec. 29, 1937 in Rivesville, a daughter of the late Orin and Marie (Fast) Eddy.

Madelyn was a member of Rivesville Free Methodist Church, where she had served as Sunday school superintendent, Sunday school teacher, WMI president and held many other positions. She was a member of the WCTU and she also participated in the YWCA doing ceramics and many other crafts. Madelyn was an avid reader, loved to travel and enjoyed God’s beautiful creation.

Madelyn graduated with the Class of 1955 from Rivesville High School. After graduation from Fairmont Business College, she worked for Amos, Amos and Webb.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Earl Phillips.

She is survived by four sisters and spouses, Alice and Jack Lemley of Rivesville, with whom she made her home, Faith and Randy Reesman of Rivesville, Marilyn and Jim Rhoades of Fairview, and Carolyn and Norman McCoy of Ohio; two brothers and spouses, Robert and Holly Eddy of Rivesville, and Lorin and Judy Eddy of Virginia; and one sister-in-law, Virginia Gillespie of Fairmont. She was the beloved aunt of 26 nieces and nephews and more than 60 great-nieces and -nephews.

Family and friends may call at Carpenter and Ford Funeral Home, 209 Merchant St., Fairmont, from 1-8 p.m. today and from 10-11 a.m. Thursday. The funeral service will be held in the funeral home at 11 a.m. Thursday with Pastor Adam Stuck and Pastor Paul Morris officiating. Interment will follow at Grandview Memorial Gardens in Fairmont.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Rivesville Free Methodist Church, PO Box 522, Rivesville, WV 26588.

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

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Charles Callahan Jr.

    Charles Callahan Jr., 86, of Columbus, Ohio, passed away July 24, 2014.

    August 1, 2014

  • Ron Mifflin

    Ron D. Mifflin, 82, of Fairmont, passed away on Tuesday (July 29, 2014) at Fairmont General Hospital.

    August 1, 2014

  • Patti Davis

    Patti Jean Davis, 77, of Vienna, passed away Tuesday (July 29, 2014) at her residence under the loving care of her family and Amedisys Hospice.

    July 31, 2014

  • Ron Mifflin

    Ron D. Mifflin, 82, of Fairmont, passed away Tuesday (July 29, 2014) at Fairmont General Hospital.

    July 31, 2014

  • David Boyce Sr.

    David “Dave” Duane Boyce Sr., 67, of Fairmont, went home to be with our Lord and Savior on Tuesday (July 29, 2014) at his residence following a sudden illness, with family at his side.

    July 31, 2014

  • Nelouise Goush

    Nelouise Lunceford Goush, 95, of Fairmont, passed away early Wednesday morning (July 30, 2014) in the Arbors at Fairmont.

    July 31, 2014

  • OBIT- Pellerite.jpg Sam Pellerite

    Sam Pellerite, 93, of Zephyrhills, Florida (formerly of Village Way, Fairmont), passed away on Wednesday (June 25, 2014) in Simpsonville, South Carolina, where he had been living with his daughter during his battle with cancer. Sam was born on Nov. 13, 1920, in Fairmont, the son of the late Vincent and Maria (Galiano) Pellerite. He was the loving husband of the late Teresa Mae “Terry” (Cirillo) Pellerite.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sallie Hite

    Sallie Beatrice Hite, 85, of Fairmont, died Monday afternoon (July 28, 2014) at Beulahland Assisted Living in Grafton.

    July 30, 2014

  • OBIT- Jane.jpg Doris Ball

    Doris Jane Ball passed away on Monday (July 28, 2014) at the Colonial Place in Elkins. She was born on May 9, 1923, in Parkersburg, a daughter of the late George T. and Doris Jane Kootz Meyers. Mrs. Ball was preceded in death by her husband, Stephen Clark Ball, whom she married on Feb. 2, 1947.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBIT- Gray.jpg Carmela Gray

    Carmela Marie Gray, 98, of Fairmont, passed away at St. Barbara’s Memorial Nursing Home in Monongah.
    She was born April 28, 1916, daughter of the late Vincent and Maria Galiano Pellerite.
    Carmela retired from Westinghouse and was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, also the Sharing and Caring group.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

House Ads
Featured Ads