Jean Pettit

PETTIT, Jean L., 89, of Moundsville, WV, died Thursday, October 11, 2012, in Mound View Health Care Center, Moundsville.

She was born February 26, 1923, in Glen Dale, WV, a daughter of the late Guy A. and Hester A. LeMasters Wood.

Mrs. Pettit was a retired nurse’s aide from Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling, with 25 years of service, and a member of the Church of Christ, Moundsville.

She enjoyed taking care of people and spending time with her family.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene S. Pettit; a daughter, Carol I. Henry; three brothers, Phillip F. Wood, David P. Wood and Guy J. Wood; and a sister, Martha L. Pettit.

Surviving are a son, Stephen G. (Sarah) Pettit of Moundsville; two brothers, Harlan C. (Mary) Wood of Arkansas and Samuel J. (Gerry) Wood of Glen Dale; two sisters, Barbara A. Zukoff of Glen Dale and Thelma K. Hawkins of Moundsville; a son-in-law, Robert Henry of Proctor; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Ave., Moundsville, where services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, October 15, 2012 with Mr. Harlan C. Wood officiating.

Interment in Halcyon Hills Memorial Gardens, Sherrard, WV.

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