Hicel T. Roy
Hicel T. Roy of Elkins will celebrate her 94th birthday May 30.
She was born May 30, 1924, at Teterton, in Pendleton County. She is the 10th of 11 children and the seventh and youngest daughter of the late Floyd and Pallie Harper Teter.
On Nov. 12, 1950, in Rockville, Maryland, she married Chester T. Roy of Harman, who passed away Dec. 28, 1997.
They are the parents of two children, Grace Ellen Roy of Elkins and Allen Chester Roy of Harrisonburg, Virginia.
Mrs. Roy graduated from Circleville High School in 1943 and attended Davis & Elkins College. She taught elementary school in Maryland, Virginia and Pendleton County. She is a 44-year-member of the Delphia Rebekah Lodge 62, having joined on May 23, 1973. Mrs. Roy is an avid reader and has worked thousands of search-a-word puzzles. She enjoys creating handcrafted sequin calendars, sometimes making as many as 20 annually. She loves flower and vegetable gardening and canning her harvested produce. She regularly attends First United Methodist Church in Elkins.
Birthday wishes may be sent to: 417 Center St., Elkins, WV 26241.