Barbara Ellen Phillips Meece, 75, a resident of Elkins, passed away Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, in Davis Memorial Hospital.
She was born May 22, 1937, at Elkins, a daughter of the late Delbert C. Phillips and the late Sarah Madge Booth Phillips.
On May 5, 1963, she was married to Thomas Edison Meece Sr., who preceded her in death Dec. 2, 2002.
Surviving are one son, Mikheal Meece and wife, Rebecca, of Bethel Park, Pa.; and two daughters, Jean Meece Tapley of Wilson Hills, N.C., and Amy Meece of Elkins. Four grandchildren, Kristopher Tapley and wife, April, Connor, Noah and Olivia Meece also survive.
Mrs. Meece was a graduate of Elkins High School, attended Davis & Elkins College and was a homemaker.
At the request of the deceased, her remains will be cremated. A memorial service will be announced at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Fund of America, 322 Eighth Ave, Seventh Floor, New York, NY 10001, in memory of Mrs. Meece. Tomblyn Funeral Home of Elkins is in charge of the arrangements for Barbara Ellen Phillips Meece. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tomblynfuneralhome.com.