Doris Jean Cecil, 83, of New Martinsville, WV passed away Friday, December 6, 2019 at Genesis Health Care, New Martinsville.
She was born July 20, 1936 in Tyler County, WV the daughter of the late Thurman and Christena Fankhouser Manion.
Doris was a former housekeeper for Iams Funeral Home, she enjoyed quilting, sewing, walking, gardening, and baking. Doris was a true Proverbs 31 woman.
She loved her family and her dogs but most especially loved being a Nana.
She was a devoted member of Paden Fork Chapel Christian Church.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Friend R. “Sonny” Cecil in 2017; her brother, Roger Manion; a sister, Josephine Campbell; and two sons-in-law, Larry Henry and Hank Henderson..
Survivors include three daughters, Barbara (Dave) Blazer of Glen Dale, Janet Henry of Williamstown, WV and Donna Jones Henderson of Moundsville; one son, Matthew Cecil of New Martinsville; four grandchildren, Sarah and Katie Blazer, Candace (Turner) Wright and Michael (Stephanie) Cecil; four great grandchildren, Creedin and Jensen Wright, Wylee Jean Persinger, and Raelynn Cecil; and a special sister-in-law, Sharon Milburn Manion.
Family will receive friends on Tuesday from 4-7 p.m. and on Wednesday from noon until time of service at 1 p.m. at the Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, 751 Third Street, New Martinsville with Pastor Dale Dudgeon
Interment in Mt. Hope Cemetery, New Martinsville.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Paden Fork Chapel Christian Church, 1596 Paden Fork Rd., New Martinsville, WV 26155.
Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes.com