Shirley Jane Marsh, born May 16, 1935, in Philippi, passed away Friday, June 28, 2013, peacefully, surrounded by family.
She was wife to the late Donald Gene Marsh, united in marriage on June 25, 1955, and the two shared a long and loving life together.
Shirley spent her spare time at home being outside in her yard, had a love for bowling and was an active member of Tacy Cross Roads United Methodist Church. She loved her family and spent a great deal of time enjoying their company.
Shirley was daughter to the late Harry and Dora Stone and is preceded in death by her sister, Barbara Cochran, and her brother, Jim Stone.
Shirley is survived by three daughters and sons-in-law, Becky and Jim Parker of Moundsville, Sherri and Don Hustead of Dillonvale, Ohio; and Tracey and Bob Howell of Moatsville. She also is survived by five grandchildren and their families, including three great grandchildren, Hope and Chris Tyler, D.J., Nichole and Lauren Schier, Jason, Stacy, Alyssa and Rowen Parker, Eric and Lisa Schier and T.C. Howell and his fiancee, Beth Ann Daugherty. She also is survived by many other family members, including brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, nephews and nieces.
The family will receive friends at Wright Funeral Home, 216 N. Walnut St. in Philippi Tuesday, July 2, from 6 to 8 p.m. and Wednesday from 8 a.m. to noon. Funeral services will be conducted at noon with Pastor Julie Dean officiating. Mrs. Marsh will be laid to rest in Marsh Cemetery in Tacy.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.wrightfuneralhomeservices.com. In lieu of flowers, we ask that her final wishes be observed and donations be made to Mountain Hospice, 1600 Crim Ave., Belington, WV 26250.