Mary Elizabeth Veith

Mary Elizabeth Veith, age 84, of Buckhannon, died Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Buckhannon. She was born Sept. 10, 1928, in Upshur County, a daughter of the late Waitman and Mary Regester Tenney. On April 12, 1951, she married Tye V. Veith who preceded her in death on Aug. 4, 1977.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by three brothers, Thurman, Roscoe and Robert Tenney and three sisters, Pauline Collins, Heloise Tenney and Nellie Crites. She is survived by one son, Danny Lee Chewning and wife, Barbara, of Buckhannon; one daughter, Sandra Payne and husband, Mason, of Volga; two grandsons, Donald Chewning and wife, Annette, of Camp Hill, Pa.; and Lucas Payne and wife, Aimee, of Buckhannon; one granddaughter, Nicolette Radcliff of Buckhannon; two great-grandsons, Bailey Chewing of Buckhannon and Thomas Kotkin of Camp Hill; two great-granddaughters, Brianna Kotkin of Camp Hill and McKenna Radcliff of Buckhannon; one sister-in-law, Pauline Shafford and husband, Donald, of Lago Vista, Texas; and several nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Veith was a homemaker and a member of the Tallmansville Baptist Church. Friends will be received Wednesday from 1-2 p.m. at the Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home with the Rev. Wease L. Day officiating. Burial will follow in the Upshur County Memorial Park in Tennerton.

Online condolences may be made to the family at . Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.