Carol Sue Starcher Nestor


Carol Sue Starcher Nestor, 78, a resident of the Mt. Zion community, Parsons, departed this life Thursday evening, July 30, 2020, at the United Hospital Center at Bridgeport. She had been in declining health although death was unexpected.

She was born Thursday, April 23, 1942, at Clay County, a daughter of the late Fred Woodrow and Lillian Mae Adkins Starcher.

On March 6, 1961, at Oakland, Maryland, she was married to Eugene Richard Nestor, who preceded her in death Aug. 27, 2016. They had celebrated 55 years of marriage.

Surviving are three sons, Rocky Eugene Nestor and wife Jamie, Ricky Alan Nestor and wife Lucinda and Randall Craig Nestor and wife Robyn, all of Parsons; three brothers, Russell Ray Starcher and wife Chris, Stephen Bradley Starcher and wife Brenda and Cody Alan Starcher, all of Fairmont; one sister Kathy Lynn Ice and husband Rick of Fairview; 11 grandchildren, Lyndsey, Sierra, Lily, Leslie, Sydney, Macy, Zoe, Kandace, Rory, Gavin and Eli; and four great grandchildren, Garrick Tackett, Danial Miller, Brayden Sines, Brillie Hipp.

Preceding her in death are infant twins; two brothers, Clayton Arthur Starcher and Freddie Wayne Starcher; and one sister, Shirley Florence.

She was a graduate of East Fairmont High School. She was a homemaker and a devout Christian. Along with her husband, they attended many Christian Crusades, and ministering to people, which she genuinely enjoyed. She loved her coffee and she was proud of the fact that she “always told the truth.”

The family will receive friends at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Parsons on Sunday, Aug. 2, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Final rites will be conducted at the funeral home on Sunday at 1 p.m. The Rev. Pat Cassidy will officiate, and interment will follow at the Parsons City Cemetery at Parsons. As we continue to follow the CDC guidelines and the recent mandate by Gov. Jim Justice, social distancing as well as mask will be required for those in attendance.

We encourage our communities to support one another through leaving memories and condolences at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home website at www.lohrbarbfuneralhome. The Lohr & Barb Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Carol Sue Starcher Nestor.