The Times West Virginian

August 20, 2013

Betty Toothman

Times West Virginian

— Betty Jean O’Dell Toothman, 85, of Patterson Road, near Shinnston, passed away Sunday (Aug. 18, 2013) at United Hospital Center.

She was born March 5, 1928, at Clarksburg, a daughter of the late Finley and Myrtle O’Dell.

She is survived by her daughter, Sherry Ann Summers of Boothsville; her granddaughter, Reneen Ann Summers McIntire and her fiancé Brian Cochran of Worthington; two grandsons, Verl Loye Yost and his wife Lori, and Richard Emmett Summers, all of North Carolina; two great-grandsons, James and Matthew McIntire; and three great-great-grandchildren, Emma, Isabella and Jaxon McIntire.

Betty was also preceded in death by her son, Charles Richard Toothman; four sisters; and four brothers.

Betty was retired from Anchor Hocking Glass Co. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Shinnston, the Shinnston Woman’s Club, the Shinnston Senior Citizens and the Pythian Sisters of Fairmont. She was a former member of the Wyatt Rebekah Lodge, and later Shinnston Rebekah Lodge.

Friends will be received at Harmer Funeral Home, Shinnston, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday. A funeral service will be at the funeral home at 1 p.m. Wednesday with Pastor Kevin Nuzum officiating. Interment will follow at Shinnston Masonic Cemetery.

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