The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.

Obituaries

June 19, 2013

Obituaries — Thursday, June 20, 2013

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Mary Belle Selvey Ellsmore Shumaker

Mary Belle Selvey Ellsmore Shumaker, 86, of Fayetteville, died June 12, 2013, at Fayette Nursing & Rehab Center, Fayetteville, following an extended illness.

Born March 1, 1927, in Fayette County, she was the daughter of the late Perry H. and Lida A. Amick Selvey. She also was preceded in death by her first husband, Charles Ellsmore; second husband, George Shumaker; and sisters, Betty Potter, Kathleen Hesse, and Sarah Lee Cottle.

Mary Belle was a retired administrator for C&O Railroad Credit Union in Hagerstown, Md.

Surviving: her nephew, William Hesse Jr. and his wife, Linda, of Bluefield; niece, Janet Hesse of Arizona; longtime friend and caregiver, Frances Sizemore and her husband, Terry, of Fayetteville, Wanda Ball of Oak Hill and Doris Goins of Oak Hill.

Graveside services were June 14 at Huse Memorial Park in Fayetteville, with Rev. Clare Sulgit-Horn officiating.

Online condolences may be sent at www.doddpaynehessfuneralhome.com.

Memorials may be made in Mary Belle’s memory to Fayetteville United Methodist Church Community Food Pantry, PO Box 33, Fayetteville, WV 25840.

Arrangements by Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, Fayetteville.

Clarice Louise Sodder

Clarice Louise Sodder, 80, of Fayetteville, died June 15, 2013, at Plateau Medical Center, Oak Hill.

Born Oct. 22, 1932, at Smithers, she was the daughter of the late Norman R. and Ethel S. Buckland. She also was preceded in death by her husband, Joe Sodder; brothers, Marshall Buckland and Clifford Buckland; sister, Ruby Ford; son, Joey Sodder Jr.; grandson, Gary Wayne Gillespie Jr.; and granddaughter, Angela Abbott.

Surviving: her children, George Sodder, Vicki Gillespie, and Sherry Thornburg; seven grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Nellie, Donna, Lois, and Nora; brothers, Alfred, Jimmy, and Jeff; and a host of other family and friends.

In accordance with her wishes, she will be cremated and a graveside service will be held at a later date.

Memorials in her memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142.

Online condolences may be sent at www.doddpaynehessfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements by Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, Fayetteville.

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