DODD, Irene Crumley, 97, of Wheeling died on Thursday, October 24, 2013, in the Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Wheeling.
She was born May 23, 1916, in Cameron, WV the daughter of the late Chester and Kathryn McWhorter Gray and was a long time member of the Church of Christ, Wheeling.
Irene was the former owner/operator of Wheeling Decorating Company in Wheeling and also retired from the former Stone and Thomas in Wheeling.
She was active in PTA throughout the state, locally and in the county and was a member of the Stepping Stones for Ohio Valley University.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Oliver W. Crumley in 1972 and her second husband, Floyd Dodd in 1991; three sons, Colin Jay Crumley in 1971, Rick Warren Crumley in 1977 and Charles Tomlinson in 2011; two brothers; and four sisters.
Surviving are a daughter, Jan George and her husband, Basil of Elm Grove; a daughter-in-law, Dianne Tomlinson of Wheeling; a step-daughter, Beverly Calangelo of Wheeling; a foster son, Robert Helmbright of Wheeling; two brothers, Richard Gray and his wife, Lil of Fayetteville, GA and Dwaine Gray and his wife, Virginia of Mountain Home, AR; a grandson, David George, his wife, Kim and their son, Alec George; eight step- grandchildren; several step -great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received on Sunday, October 27, 2013, from noon-3 and 6-8 p.m. at the Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger St, Wheeling (304 242 2311) where services will be held on Monday, October 28, 2013, at 1 p.m. with Mr. Ron Stullenbarger and Mr. John Wright officiating.
Interment in Park View Memorial Gardens, Wheeling.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Church of Christ, 1310 National Rd, Wheeling, WV 26003 or the Good Shepherd Nursing Home, 159 Edgington Lane, Wheeling, WV 26003.
DODD, Irene Crumley, 97, of Wheeling died on Thursday, October 24, 2013 in the Good Shepherd Nursing Home, Wheeling.
Friends will be received on Sunday, October 27, 2013, from noon-3 and 6-8 p.m. at the Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger Street, Elm Grove, Wheeling (304-242-2311) where final arrangements are incomplete.