Freda Marie Stoneking, 89, of Parkersburg, passed away Nov. 20, 2012, at the Worthington Manor Nursing Facility.
She was born June 1, 1923, in Wood County, a daughter of the late William Wallace and Della Pearl Smith Johnson.
Freda was a member of the Sand Hill United Methodist Church and was a Homemaker. She was a member of TOPS and the Red Hat Society. She enjoyed Quilting, Sewing, Cooking and socializing with people.
Surviving are two sons, Harold J. (Shirley) Stoneking Jr. of Winchester, Ky., and William Patrick (Diana) Stoneking of Reno, Ohio; three daughters, Elaine (Don) Hannaman of Ocalo, Fla., Jane (Johnny) Jurado of Parkersburg and Nancy (Richard) Line of Clifton, Va.; 12 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren; two brothers, Arthur Ken Johnson and Robert Wayne Johnson, both of Parkersburg; one sister, Carolyn Johnson of Harrisville and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Harold J. Stoneking Sr.; daughter, Doris Mae Stoneking, infant daughter, Roberta Marie Stoneking; brother, Willim Daniel Johnson and five sisters, Anna Lee Chaplick, Lena Murray, Christine Murray, Ruby Hajjar and Mary Hammett.
The funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday at Kimes Funeral Home, 521 Fifth Street, Rev. John Frum will officiate and burial will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery. The visitation will be Friday from 2-8 p.m. and an hour prior to the service on Saturday.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family by visiting www.kimesfh.com