Delores "Dee" Gail Weese Woody

  • BORN: July 13, 1923
  • DIED: April 24, 2017
  • LOCATION: Elkins, West Virginia

Delores (Dee) Gail Weese Woody, age 93 years, a resident of Elkins, WV departed this life Monday morning, April 24, 2017 at the Elkins Rehabilitation & Care Center at Elkins, WV under the care of West Virginia Caring.
She was born Friday, July 13, 1923 at Elkins, WV a daughter of the late John Dayton and Eva M. (Fansler) Weese. On Dec. 31, 1952 she was married to Gene D. Woody, who preceded her in death on August 20, 1982. They were married for 30 years and they resided in Dayton, OH.
She is survived by one sister, Virginia L. Smith of Elkins; and several nephews and nieces, Ray Smith Jr. and wife Genie of New Port Richey, FL, Harold "Rick" Smith and wife Lori of Elkins, Eric Smith and wife Barbara of Arnold, MD, Joyce Hinchman and husband David of Newton Falls, OH, and Sherri Evick and husband Jake of Kannapolis, NC; and several great nephews and nieces.
Preceding her in death were three brothers Robert Glen Weese, John Richard Weese, and Clarence Weese; brother-in-law Ray E. Smith; nephews James Randall Smith, and Richard Weese Jr.
Delores attended the schools of Elkins and was a graduate of Elkins High School with the Class of 1943. She worked at W. T. Grant Co. and the Randolph Review.
She was a member of the Randolph Chapter # 74, Order of the Eastern Star, The Elkins Senior Center and a faithful member of the First Baptist Church and a member of the Seekers Sunday School Class.
The family will receive friends at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Elkins on Thursday, April 27, 2017 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM. A funeral service will be held Thursday at 1:00 PM with Pastor L. Scott Hamby officiating.
On Friday, April 28, 2017 Mrs. Woody will be moved to the Pineview Cemetery at Orgas, WV where a Graveside Service will be conducted at 12:30 PM.
The family suggests that expressions of sympathy be in the form of contributions to the First Baptist Church, 412 Randolph Avenue, Elkins, WV 26241, the Elkins Rehabilitation & Care Center (Activities Department), 1175 Beverly Pike, Elkins, WV 26241 or West Virginia Caring, P. O. Box 760, Arthurdale, WV 26520.

  • April 27, 2017
    11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
  • Lohr & Barb Funeral Home
  • 120 First Street
  • Elkins, WV 26241
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Funeral Service
  • April 27, 2017
    1:00 PM
  • Lohr & Barb Funeral Home
  • 120 First Street
  • Elkins, WV 26241
  • Get Directions
Graveside Service
  • April 28, 2017
    12:30 PM
  • Pineview Cemetery
  • 21557 Coal River Road
  • Orgas, WV 25148
  • (304) 837-3804
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