Betty Nicholson

NICHOLSON, Betty Jane, 84, of Wellsburg, WV, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 16, 2014, at home, surrounded by her loving family.

She was born on January 10, 1930, in Woodsfield, OH, a daughter of the late Orval and Gertrude (Stein) Hooper.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Edward R. Nicholson whom died on November 20, 2009, a daughter, Baby Nicholson, her great-granddaughter, Gabrielle Jane Yanda on June 23, 2008, one brother, James Hooper, and two sisters, Lucille Piet and Pauline Cline.

Betty was a member of the Bethany Pike Church of God and the Women’s Group of the church. She was a homemaker in every sense.

She was a loving mother to five children, Edward (Lisa) Nicholson, Delores (David) DeGarmo, LouAnn (Duane) Taylor, Judy (Richard) Henry, and Cindy (Ronald) Henry all of Wellsburg, WV; one brother, Charles William Hooper of Woodsfield, OH; one sister, Helen Scivinsky of Rayland, OH; 15 grand children; 31 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 18 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Mullenbach Funeral Home 669 Main St. Follansbee, WV, where funeral services will be held on Wednesday, March 19th at 11 a.m. with Pastor James Seabright, officiating.

Interment will follow in Kadesh Chapel Cemetery in Beech Bottom, WV.

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