H. Virginia Matthews
H. Virginia Matthews, 90, of St. Marys, W.Va., passed away July 25, 2014, at Carehaven of Pleasants in Belmont, W.Va.
She was born June 24, 1924, in St. Marys, W.Va., a daughter of the late Homer and Hilda Adams Laidley.
She was raised by her grandmother, Maria Adams. She was a member of First Baptist Church of St. Marys, W.Va.
She is survived by her two children, Becky (Mark) Adams of St. Marys, W.Va., and James Allen (Addene) Matthews of Somerville, Ala.; grandchildren, Shannon West of St. Marys, W.Va., Branda Matthews Bloodworth of Alabama, Kaylee Adams Bland of Williamstown, W.Va., Joshua Matthews of South Carolina, Amanda Matthews Miller of Decatur, Ala., and Macie Adams of Parkersburg, W.Va.; and nine great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Roy Matthews; and several half-brothers and half-sisters.
Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Ingram Funeral Home, St. Marys, W.Va., with Pastor Jerry Murphy officiating. Interment will be in St. Marys IOOF Cemetery. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Monday and from 10-11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
An online guest register is available at www.ingramfh.com