Helen Kisamore


Helen Marie Propst Kisamore, 92, a former resident of Porterwood, and more recently a resident of the Texas Mountain community, St. George, where she made her home with her daughter, Deborah Kay Miller, departed this life Sunday evening, Oct. 6, 2019, at Holbrook on the Hill at Buckhannon, with her loving family at her side.

She was born Wednesday, July 13, 1927, at Porterwood, a daughter of the late Dellas Carl and Wavey Ethel Poling Propst.

On Feb. 3, 1946 at Porterwood, she was married to Harry Paul Kisamore, who preceded her in death.

Surviving are one son, Richard Lane Kisamore and wife Grace of Livingston, Louisiana; two daughters, Madonna Lynn Kisamore Davis and husband Lennie of Belington and Deborah Kay Kisamore Miller and husband James of Texas Mountain, St. George; five grandchildren, Eric Davis of Belington, Brian Davis and wife Jenny of Bridgeport, Jeffrey Miller and wife Colette of Martinsburg, Travis Miller and wife Desire of Coalton and Robert Lance Kisamore and wife Patricia of Livingston, Louisiana; and six great grandchildren; and five stepgreat grandchildren.

Preceding her in death are two brothers, Mack Propst and Carl Junior Propst; and sister-in-law, Betty Propst.

She was a graduate of Parsons High School with the class of 1945 and a graduate of the Morgantown Business College in 1949. She was a member of the Parsons Chapter 91 Order of the Eastern Star. She was an employee of the former woolen mill as a weaver, she was a CNA at Cortland Acres and a librarian at the Five Rivers Public Library. She enjoyed going to church and visiting with family and friends.

The family will receive friends at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Parsons on Saturday, Oct. 12, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Final rites will be conducted at the funeral home on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. The Rev. Pat Cassidy will officiate and interment will follow at the Moore Community Cemetery at Moore.

The Lohr & Barb Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Helen Marie Propst Kisamore. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.lorhbarbfuneralhome.com.