James Maidens Jr.

MAIDENS, James “Jim,” Jr., 83, of Moundsville, WV, died Friday, February 21, 2014, in Reynolds Memorial Hospital, Glen Dale, WV.

He was born March 20, 1930, in Wellsburg, WV, the son of the late James and Barbara Blouir Maidens.

He was retired from PPG Industries; a member of Middle Grave Creek Church of God; and a lifetime member of NRA.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Laura Chitwood; and a son, James D. Maidens.

Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Doris J. Maidens; a daughter, Sheila (David) Stanley of Moundsville; three sons, David Michael (Cynthia) Maidens of Moundsville, Mark Patrick (Julie C.) Maidens of Fairpoint, OH, and Jeffrey A. (Cayce) Maidens of Memphis, TN; two brothers, Etsel Maidens, and Ronald (Kay) Maidens, all of New York; a sister, Maybelle Brogdan of NC; 14 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews; and his very loving church family.

A Memorial Service will be held Monday, February 24, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Middle Grave Creek Church of God, Moundsville with Pastor David Sessums officiating.

Private interment will be held at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers Memorial contributions may be made to Middle Grave Creek Church of God Building Fund, 3185 Middle Grave Creek, Moundsville, WV 26041.

Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes.com.