Sylvia Arms

ARMS, Sylvia L., 83, of Glen Dale, WV, died Monday, December 24, 2012, in Reynolds Memorial Hospital, Glen Dale.

She was born April 26, 1929, in Philippi, WV, the daughter of the late Lee and Claudia Cross.

She was a member of Calvary United Methodist Church; and Eastern Star 86, Moundsville.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Benny H. Arms; a daughter, Debra Arms; three brothers; three sisters; and a grandson, Samuel Postlethwaite.

Survivors include a son, David (Denise) Arms of Moundsville; two daughters, Linda (John) Long of Aldie, VA, and Janet (David) Postlethwaite of Ripley, WV; five grandchildren, Jason and Adam Long, James Postlethwaite, Carissa Wells, and Kaylyn Arms; five great-grandchildren; a brother, Vance Cross of Belington, WV; and several nieces and nephews.

Family will receive friends on Friday from 11 a.m. until time of funeral service at 1 p.m. at Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, 400 Jefferson Avenue, Moundsville with Pastor Greg Blair officiating.

Private Graveside services and interment will be held at the convenience of the family at Riverview Cemetery, Moundsville.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to American Heart Assoc., 162 Court St., Charleston, WV 25302 or Calvary United Methodist Church, 1601 1st. St., Moundsville.

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