Wilma Jean (Moore) Marsh, age 86 peacefully left her earthly home in Philippi, WV surrounded by her family, Hospice nurses Mary and Lisa, and Pastor Bryan Headley to enter Heaven’s gates Tuesday December 31, 2013.
She was born November 22, 1927 in Moatsville, WV a daughter of the late Andrew Kade “Peanut” and Beulah Blanche (Sinsel) Moore. She was united in marriage January 31, 1946 to Joe Marsh who preceded her in death on March 11, 2002. Surviving is:
Seven daughters, Bo Bennett and husband Karl of Philippi
Mescal Laulis and husband Kenneth of Belington
Dolly Isner and husband Mike of Philippi
Rita Jones and husband Guy of Waynesburg
Susan Jones and husband Steve of Buckhannon
JoAnn Marsh, both of Philippi
Six sons, Kenneth Marsh and wife Judy of Belington
Keith Marsh and wife Charlotte of Philippi
Butch Marsh and wife Sandy of Philippi
Tommy Marsh and wife Kim of Philippi
Ethan Allen Marsh and wife Cathy of Moatsville
Ray Marsh and wife Sheila of Philippi
One sister-in-law, Delores Moore of Leesburg, VA
Two brothers, Robert Moore and wife Carol of Norfolk, VA
Andrew “Bud” Moore of Grafton
Two brothers-in-law, George Hamrick of Columbus, OH
Paul Glass of Grafton
36 grandchildren, 43 great grandchildren, and six great-great grandchildren
Mrs. Marsh was preceded in death by two sisters, June Hamrick and Mary Jane Glass; one brother, Jefferson Ray Moore, Daughter-in-law, Linda K Marsh and 3 grandchildren, Lilianna Morse, Jack Laulis & Jessica Foy
She was a homemaker and attended Silent Grove Church.
Mrs. Marsh enjoyed gardening, canning, quilting and sewing. Her greatest joy was spending time with her children and grandchildren. Mrs. Marsh will be greatly missed by her little caregivers: Keaton, Kinsley, Cole, Alexa Mae, Macie, Maddox, and Willow.
Friends will be received at the Wright Funeral Home 216 N. Walnut St. Philippi on Thursday, January 2, from 4-8 pm and on Friday, January 3, from 8 am- 1 pm the service hour with Pastor Bryan Headley officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Zion Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her memory to Mountain Hospice 1600 Crim Ave. Belington, WV 26250.
Friday January 3, 2014, 1 pm at Wright Funeral Home
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