|Obituaries for April 21, 2000
Manda Margaret Annon Marsh Bolyard
PHILIPPI -- Manda Margaret Annon Marsh Bolyard, 88, of Route 2, Philippi, Tacy Community, died at 9:32 a.m. Thursday, April 20, 2000, in United Hospital Center in Clarksburg.
She was born April 15, 1912, at Moatsville, a daughter of the late Henry G. and Lilly Price Annon.
She was twice married. Her first husband, Ernest C. Marsh, preceded her in death May 31, 1963. Her second husband, Paul R. Bolyard, preceded her in death April 25, 1998.
Surviving are one daughter, Willidene M. Marsh, Philippi, and several nieces and nephews.
She was the last surviving member of her immediate family, having also been preceded in death by one brother, George A. Annon; and two sisters, Lily M. Ball and Eva E. Moon.
Mrs. Bolyard was co-owner of a grocery store and filling station at Tacy.
She later worked several years at Carr China in Grafton. She worked at G.C. Murphy Store in Philippi for three years and in Lerner's Department Store in Washington, D.C.
Since 1956, she had been a housewife and farmer. She was a member of Cross United Methodist Church.
GLENVILLE -- Uria Butcher, 96, of Troy, died at 9 a.m. Wednesday, April 19, 2000, at his residence following an extended illness.
He was born Feb. 3, 1904, in Gilmer County, a son of the late Anderson and Nora Talbott Butcher.
His wife, Ruby Jones Butcher, whom he married April 15, 1944, survives at Troy. They had just celebrated their 56th wedding anniversary.
Also surviving are one son and daughter-in-law, David L. Butcher and wife, Beverly, Washington; one daughter and son-in-law, Virginia A. Heater and husband, Walter, Big Stone Gap, Va.; one sister, Geneieve Brock, Jane Lew; four grandchildren, Jennifer Butcher, San Antonio, Texas, Daniel L. Heater and wife, Christy McBrayer Heater, Huntsville, Ala., David M. Butcher, Pittsburgh, Pa., and Dawn M. Butcher, Fairfax, Va.; and two great-grandchildren, Dakota and Darrick Ellyson, Parkersburg.
He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Doy, John and Clell Butcher; and two sisters, Imogene Roberts and Glenna Hefmer.
Mr. Butcher was a retired farmer. He was a roustabout for Hope Gas Company. He was a member of Troy United Methodist Church.
GLENVILLE -- Mary Louise Moore, 68, of Glenville, died at 9:29 p.m. Wednesday, April 19, 2000, at Camden-Clark Memorial Hospital in Parkersburg following an extended illness.
She was born March 31, 1932, in Gilmer County, a daughter of the late Otto and Alta Dobbins Nicholas.
Her husband, Junior Moore, whom she married Jan. 27, 1951, survives.
Also surviving are two daughters, Jeane Fisher, Glenville, and Jenette Junkins, Burnt House; four sons, James Moore, Louisville, Ky., Jack Moore and Michael Moore, both of Glenville, and Johnny Moore, Linn; one brother, Oddie "Buck" Nicholas, Fairmont; one sister, Lois M. Ables, Elyria, Ohio; and nine grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one son, Jeffrey Moore, and one sister.
Mrs. Moore was a homemaker. She was a Methodist by faith.
BUCKHANNON -- Mary Elizabeth Rollins, 68, of West Milford, died Wednesday, April 19, 2000, at United Hospital Center, Clarksburg.
She was born Sept. 5, 1931, in Gaines, a daughter of the late Charles and Delia Bond Cade.
Her husband, Charles M. Rollins of West Milford, survives.
Also surviving are five daughters, Patricia Hanna, Carol Kirby and husband, David, all of Clarksburg, Marilyn Stealey and husband, Larry, Shinnston, Donna Nutter and husband, Bruce, Jane Lew, and Dreama Yanero, Wintersville, Ohio; two sons, Charles Rollins and wife, Virginia, Bristol, and Richard Rollins and wife, Ina, Bluffton, S.C.; 15 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; four sisters, Virginia Baxa and husband, Arie, Buckhannon, Goldie Nutter and husband, Milford, Clarksburg, Eleanor Van Meter, Kentucky, and Helen Hutson and husband, Bill, Salem; and two brothers, Robert Cade, Pennsylvania, and Harold Cade, Gaines.
She was also preceded in death by one son, Jimmy Cade; one sister, Marie Shipman; and two brothers, William "Billy" and Charles Cade.
Mrs. Rollins was a homemaker.
Mildred E. "Midge" Thompson
PHILIPPI -- Mildred Eva "Midge" Thompson, 90, of 319 Chestnut St., Philippi, died at 12:45 a.m. Thursday, April 20, 2000, at her home following an extended illness.
She was born June 12, 1909, at Clements, Barbour County, a daughter of the late Gurna Foster.
Her first husband, Corbett V. Daugherty, whom she married Sept. 27, 1927, preceded her in death April 13, 1966. Her second husband, Ogle P. Thompson Sr., whom she married Jan. 15, 1953, preceded her in death June 9, 1993.
Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Gail (Louise) Moore, Philippi, Mrs. Doreen Bennett, Moatsville, Mrs. Orella R. Honeycutt and friend, Eddie Rosa, Staunton, Va.; five sons, Hugh Daugherty and Arley "Butch" Daugherty, both of Philippi, Ivan E. "Gene" Daugherty, Portland, Ore., Randall Daugherty, Glen Burnie, Md., and Danny Daugherty, Buckhannon; one stepdaughter, Deonna Rose Daugherty, Glen Burnie, Md.; one stepson, Jimmie A. Thompson, Junior; two sisters, Della Dadisman, Belle Vernon, Pa., and Lelia Shahan, Belington; 35 grandchildren, 47 great-grandchildren and 11 great-great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Marilyn Finley; two sons, Olen Daugherty and Ogle P. Thompson Jr.; four sisters, Luvada Golden, Vera Shine, Thelma Foster and Enid Foster; and one brother, Louie Golden.
Mrs. Thompson was a homemaker. She was a former cook in several area restaurants and a former nursing home aid.
She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Laurel Mountain Post No. 410, Veterans of Foreign Wars, at Belington and the Philippi Church of Christ.
Margrie Duckworth Villers
WESTON-- Margrie Duckworth Villers, 58, of Buckhannon, died Wednesday, April 19, 2000, at home following an extended illness.
She was born March 7, 1942, in Gem, a daughter of the late Burke and Della Singleton Duckworth.
On Nov. 22, 1967, she married Jack Villers, who survives.
Also surviving are one daughter, Phyllis Kay Hammons, Buckhannon; one sister, Donzella Villers, Glenville; one brother, Jerrell Duckworth, Burnsville; and several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Villers was a 1961 graduate of Burnsville High School. She was a homemaker and a member of Christian Fellowship Church in Buckhannon.
Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. Friday at Floyd Funeral Home, 402 Main Ave., Weston, where the funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, with the Rev. Ed McDaniels officiating. Interment will follow in the Broad Run Cemetery, Jane Lew.