FOY, Estelle V., 82, formerly of Warwood, WV, died Monday, February 11, 2013, in the Good Shepherd Nursing Home.
She was born October 24, 1930, in Martins Ferry, OH, daughter of the late Chriss and Ethel Wilburn Gordon.
She devoted her life to taking care of her family and others. She believed in the Lord.
In addition to her parents, Estelle was preceded in death by her husband, Leroy Foy, Sr. on February 7, 1998 and a son, Theodore Foy on July 8, 2003.
Surviving are her children; Leroy Foy, Jr. (Betsy) of Mesa, AZ, Marva J. Woody (fiance' Terry L. Gosa) of Columbia, SC, Larry Foy of Warwood, Janet M. Stephens of Columbia, SC and Phyllis E. Miles of Wheeling.
Also surviving are siblings, Mrs. Helen Johnson of Bellaire, OH, Mrs.Mary Frances Veal of Falls Church, VA and Elizabeth Spencer of Bridgeport, OH, six grandchildren; Julian Maurice Mitchell, Sr., Marlette Williams, Kendra Walton, Tierra Walton, Stephen Foy and Stephanie Riebe, 18 great grandchildren, nine great-great grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.
Friends are invited to attend a memorial gathering and service at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff St., on Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 1 p.m.
Online condolences may be extended to the family at www.altmeyer. com.