Zylpha Newcome

Zylpha Newcome, 101, of Buckhannon, passed away Jan. 26, 2014, at home, surrounded by


Zylpha was born Sept. 25, 1913, in Buckhannon, to the late George and Della McCue.

She enjoyed playing Scrabble, gardening, cooking, following her favorite baseball and football teams and spending time with her family and friends.

Zylpha will be dearly missed by her loving daughter, Betty Gayle (Ed) Zickefoose of Cleveland, Ohio; grandchildren, Kim (Kurt) Grigsby, Pam (Paul) Gering, Chad (Sarah) Newcome, Brian (Lori) Newcome and Matthew (Maggie) Newcome; and great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn, Brittanie (Nathan), Dylan, Kyle, Kelsy, Brandon, Brooke, Abigail and Kaylynn.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Newcome; and son, Roger Newcome.

Friends may join the family for visitation Thursday, Jan. 30, at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home with Pastor Holly Hoover officiating. Burial will follow in Indian Camp Cemetery.

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