Thelma M. Raikes age 87 a resident of Whitman Ave. Elkins and a former resident of Beverly passed away on Thursday, October 10, 2013 in Davis Memorial Hospital. She was born February 19, 1926 in Philippi a daughter of the late Thomas Anderson and Maude Elizabeth (Moore) Raikes. Surviving is,
One sister, Joe (Raikes) Keenan of Harrison, OH
Several nieces and nephews
Several great nieces and nephews
She was preceded in death by four siblings, Arnott Robert Raikes, Frances Elizabeth Phillips, James Thomas Raikes and Eleanor (Raikes) Knight
Miss Raikes was a homemaker and caregiver.
She was Baptist by faith and enjoyed life.
Friends will be received at the Wright Funeral Home 216 N. Walnut St. Philippi on Sunday, October 13, 2013 from 12-2 pm the service hour with Rev. Dan Unger officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Olive Cemetery.
Sunday October 13, 2013, 2 pm at Wright Funeral Home
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