Vallie V. Mahaney

Vallie V. Mahaney, 88, of Spencer, NC (formerly of Cairo, WV), departed this life on Sunday, July 23, 2017, at Magnolia Gardens in Spencer, NC.

Vallie was born May 10, 1929 in Tanner, WV, a daughter of the late Thomas O. and Laura G. (Simmers) McCown. She was retired as a clerk in retail sales in Dayton, OH and she was a former member of the Cairo Senior Citizens and the Cairo United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her children, Michael Mahaney of Dayton, OH; Charlotte Burns of Troutman, NC; Barbara Burke of Dayton, OH; 8 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Donald P. Mahaney; son, Roger Mahaney, and her brothers and sisters, Dale McCown; Veda Nichols; Audra Moneypenny; Paris McCown; John McCown; Willard McCown; Orva McCown, and Tacy Moore.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, July 29, 2017 at the Raiguel Funeral Home in Harrisville, WV. Graveside services will follow in the Cairo IOOF Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in Vallie’s name be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Miami Valley Chapter, 31 West Whipp Road, Dayton, OH 45459.

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