Malinda Louise Moats age 84 a resident of Carter Ave, Philippi passed away on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 in Broaddus Hospital. She had been declining in health, but death was sudden and unexpected. She was born September 5, 1928 in Arden, WV a daughter of the late Henry and Nola (Upton) Streets. She was united in marriage March 14, 1948 to Isaac Garold Moats who preceded her in death October 17, 1965. Surviving are her children:
Patricia Lewis and husband Danny
Lucy Williamson and husband Charles “Mick”
Isaac Richard Moats and wife Pam, all of Philippi
Danita Shaw and husband Kem of Milton, WV
One sister, Hilda Serback of Concord, NC
Five grandchildren, Michael Williamson and wife Wendy of Beckley; Mark Williamson and wife Kimberly of Philippi; Isaac Nicholas Moats of Arlington, VA; Adam Moats of Morgantown and Caleb Shaw of Morgantown.
Two great-grandchildren, Moria Williamson of Beckley and Kaitlynn Williamson of Philippi
She was preceded in death by one son, Francis Kevin Moats and four brothers, Wilbur Streets, Harold Streets, John Streets and Armand Streets
Ms. Moats worked as a nurses’aide at Broaddus Hospital
She was a member of St. Elizabeth Catholic Church and St. Elizabeth Altar and Rosary Society.
Friends will be received at the Wright Funeral Home 216 N. Walnut St. Philippi on Friday, August 30 from 2-8 pm with a Rosary service recited at 7:30 pm and on Saturday, August 31 from 8-9:30 am. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:00 am at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church with Fr. Jim O’Connor as celebrant. Interment will follow in the Fairview Cemetery.