Betty Lou Plymale, beloved wife, mother and grandmother, went to her heavenly home at the age of 84 on Sunday (Oct. 5, 2008) at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Buckhannon.

She was born Aug. 11, 1924, in Kingmont, the daughter of the late Carl and Flossie Vincent West.

On Nov. 28, 1942, she married Dixie Plymale, who preceded her in death on May 11, 1993. In addition to her parents and her husband, she was also preceded in death by a daughter, Bonnie Plymale; four brothers, Marion West, Ray West, Ruben West and Richard West; two sisters, Louary Victo and Iris Thompson; and one son-in-law Richard Scott.

Surviving are two sons. Clyde Plymale and wife Dora, of Jefferson, Md., and Gene Plymale and wife Patty of Buckhannon; four daughters. Dorothy Coontz and husband Eugene of Martinsburg, Loretta D. Samples, Martha Scott, Margaret Rowan and husband Bill, all of Buckhannon; and one sister, Frances Carlin, of Fairmont. Also surviving are 25 grandchildren and 46 great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Plymale was a homemaker and a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Friends will be received Tuesday from 6 to 9 p.m. at The Church of Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the church with Branch President Chad Plymale officiating. Burial will follow at the Mt. Lebanon Church Cemetery in Buckhannon.

Online condolences may be made to the family at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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