Carol Virginia Holbert

Carol Virginia Holbert, age 92, a resident of Mt. Liberty Community passed away Saturday November 4, 2017 in the University of Maryland Charles Medical Center.  She was born December 1, 1924 in Barbour Co. a daughter of the late Vern and Icie (Bennett) Corley. Carol was united in marriage on September 30, 1942 to Herbert Holbert who preceded her in death on February 20, 2014.  Surviving-

Children, Dianna Johnson Davide of Philippi

Linda VanMeter of White Plains, MD

Brenda Condon of Weymouth, MA

Danny Holbert and wife Kathy of Philippi


Sisters, Connie Matheny of Millboro, VA

Karen Corley of Philippi

Marian Moore and husband Ronnie of Shinnston


Brothers, Robert “Bob” Corley and wife Nina of Belington

Larry Corley and wife Sharon of Philippi

Willis Corley and wife Angie of KY

Grandchildren; G.T. Johnson and wife Belinda of Philippi, Kelly McPherson and husband Johnny of MD, Darren Johnson of Philippi, Heather Whetzel and husband Rick of VA, Stacy Peddicord and husband Rob of MD, Tommy Condon and wife Crystal of MA, Jennifer Whetzel and husband Tommy of Philippi, Mandy and Sue Westburg of MA, Timmy Bisceglia and wife Megan of Maine

Great grandchildren; Jessica Cecil and husband Jackson of FL, Samantha Roy and husband Earl of Philippi, Allie Whetzel and Chris Whetzel both of VA, Jacob Peddicord of MD, Travis McPherson of MD, Alayna Peddicord of MD, Matthew McPherson, Justin McPherson both of MD, Cameron Whetzel and Emma Whetzel both of Philippi and Samantha Condon of MA, Aiden Parter, Megan Wilson, and Jade Floyd

Several nieces and nephews

Carol was preceded in death by four brothers and three sisters.  She had worked as a nurse for Coshocton Memorial Hospital in Ohio.  Carol was a member of the American Legion Post #44 Ladies Auxiliary, James Barbour Chapter DAR, and the Barbour Church of Christ.

Friends will be received at the Wright Funeral Home 220 N. Walnut St. Philippi on Tuesday November 7, from 5-8 pm and on Wednesday November 8, from 8-11:30 am the service hour with Evangelist Stan Jenkins officiating.  Interment will follow in the WV National Cemetery.