Linda Carol Woods Humphreys


Linda Carol Woods Humphreys, 73, a resident of Elkins, West Virginia, departed this life early Thursday morning, Sept. 23, 2021, at Mountain Memories Assisted Living and Retirement Center at Elkins, West Virginia. She had been in declining health for the past five years.

She was born Friday, May 21, 1948, at Elkins, West Virginia, a daughter of the late James Arthur and Hazel Mae Howell Woods.

On Dec. 22, 1973, she was married to Robert W. Humphreys, who preceded her in death on Aug. 27, 1990.

Surviving are special nephews, Richard Judy and wife, Angie, of Elkins, and Randy Judy of Elkins; step- daughter, JoAnn Humphreys and companion, Bobby Moyer, of Barbour County; one brother, Robert H. “Johnny” Woods and wife, Joan, of Elkins; two sisters, Dorothy E. Layne of Elkins and Mona Mae Turner and husband, Lawrence, of Elyria, Ohio; sisters-in-law, Georgia Lee Woods of Cumberland, Maryland, and Leah Woods of Elkins; and brothers-in-law, Dale Humphreys of Ohio, Butch Humphreys, Larry Humphreys and Paul Haddix, all of Philippi.

Preceding her in death are one stepson, Robert W. Humphreys II; three brothers, William C. “Bill”, James A. and Arthur D. “Bud” Woods; two sisters, Sylvia Ann Judy and Nancy C. Ramsey; two brothers-in-law, Sonny Layne and Lonnie “Dusty” Ramsey; and one sister-in-law, Barbara Woods.

Linda attended the schools of Elkins, had worked as a waitress at Scotties and attended the Church of the Brethren. She loved the color pink, cherished her great nieces and nephews, and her family.

The family will receive friends at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Elkins on Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2021 from 10 a.m. to noon. Final Rites will be conducted at the funeral home, Wednesday, at noon. The Rev. Jamie Estep will officiate and interment will follow at the Mountain State Memorial Gardens at Gilman, West Virginia.

The Lohr & Barb Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Linda Carol Woods Humphreys.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.lohrbarbfuneralhome.com.