Lucille Jaber

Lucille (Overfield) Jaber, age 100, a resident of Mansfield Place and a former resident of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, and Baughman Towers passed away Monday, July 15, 2013, in Mansfield Place. She was born March 23, 1913, in Philippi, a daughter of the late Guy D. and Tessie Jane (Wilmoth) Overfield. She was united in marriage on Oct. 20, 1947, to Fred Jaber, who preceded her in death on April 24, 2002.

Surviving are seven nieces; Ann (Mouser) Puglisi and husband, Richard, of Gloucester, Va.; Mary L. (Overfield) Casto and husband, Dave; Jane (Overfield) Fike and husband, Gary, both of Philippi; Susan (Mouser) McNamee and husband, Claude, of Mechanicsville, Va.; Alice (Overfield) Shreve and husband, Buddy, of Philippi; Vicki (Overfield) Johnson and husband, Leonard, of Volga; Deborah K. (Overfield) Moore and husband, Mike, of Philippi; several great nieces and nephews; and one sister-in-law; Mrs. Warren Lavoue Overfield of Volga.

Mrs. Jaber was preceded in death by one sister, Mabel (Overfield) Mouser, three brothers, Gerald Overfield, Warren Overfield, and Paul Overfield.

Mrs. Jaber worked as a Realtor and a sales clerk for JCPenny’s. She enjoyed cooking and traveling to the beach. Mrs. Jaber was a member of the Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church.

Friends will be received at the Wright Funeral Home 216 N. Walnut St., Philippi on Tuesday July 16, from 6 to 8 p.m. and on Wednesday July 17, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., the service hour with Pastor Bryan Headley and Fr. Jim O’Connor officiating.

Interment will follow in the Mt. Vernon Cemetery. Condolences may be expressed to the family at