Iona “Fay” Carpiaux

Iona “Fay” Carpiaux 71, of Little Hocking, Ohio, passed away Friday, June 13, 2014, at Marietta Memorial Hospital.

She was born February 5, 1943 in Washington County, Ohio, a daughter of the late Earl Ervin Best and Erma M. Martin Best.

Fay was a homemaker who loved spending time with her family and enjoyed quilting and playing Hay Day.

She is survived by her husband Pascal Carpiaux of Nevada; four daughters, Carla Knapp, of Walker W.Va., Emma Kelly of New Martinsville, W.Va., Terri Weihl and Tonia Reed, both of Little Hocking Ohio; one son, Joseph Reed II, of Martinsburg, W.Va.; two sisters, Chloeva Theis and Mary Grosklos, both of Devola, Ohio; two brothers, William Best and Dale Best, both of Marietta, Ohio; eleven grandchildren and seven great grandchildren, and their beloved dog, Cage.

In addition to her parents, Fay was preceded in death by a brother Mark Best and a grandson, Gene Weihl III.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home at 1305 Washington Blvd., Belpre with Pastor Mick Frye officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Memory Gardens, Belpre, Ohio. Visitation will be Monday from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

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