Rose Mitcham

MITCHAM, Rose Marie Griffin, 86, of Wheeling passed away on Sunday, October 20, 2013, at Peterson Rehabilitation Hospital and Geriatric Center.

She was born December 11, 1926, in Bridgeport, W.Va., daughter of the late, Charlie R. and Anna McElfresh Griffin.

Mrs. Mitcham was a clerk for the Dallas Pike Truck Stop, having retired in 2006. She was Methodist by faith.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Albert Mitcham in 2010; a brother, Charles Edward Griffin; and a nephew, Robert Mitcham.

Surviving are a sister, Anna Elizabeth Skinner; several nieces and nephews, including Mary Elizabeth Skinner and Charles and Michael Griffin.

Friends will be received at the Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger Street, Elm Grove, Wheeling (304-242-2311) on Wednesday, October 23, 2013, from 6 p.m. until time of service at 7 p.m. with the Reverend Margie Carr officiating. Interment will be at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Ohio County Animal Shelter, 7011 National Road, Triadelphia, WV 26059.

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