Eileen "Peaches" Pearl Beardsley Hunt Nuhfer, 89, of Vienna, W.Va., passed away on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, at 4:45 p.m. at Wake Medical Center, Raleigh, N.C.
She was born on April 15, 1923, in Beverly, a daughter of Charles Clarence and Nora Helen Peters Beardsley. She was a homemaker, and had been employed at Marietta Laundry and St. Joseph's Hospital. She was a Methodist by faith. Eileen enjoyed singing, dancing, gardening and cooking.
She was married to Fred Hunt, who preceded her in death. Surviving are three sons and two daughters, William V. (Durlyn) Hunt of Whiting, N.J., Darlene Weaver of Clayton, N.C., Chuck (Mary Jane) Hunt of St. Marys, W.Va., Carl Hunt of Salem, Ohio, and Linda (Richard) Temple of Clayton, N.C.; 17 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren. She later married Lloyd Nuhfer, who preceded her in death. Surviving is one daughter, Marcia (Gregory) West of Vienna, W.Va.; and two grandchildren. She is also survived by two brothers and one sister, Herbert Beardsley of Lowell, Eloise Strahler of Washington Court House, Ohio, and Lloyd Beardsley of Devola; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; two husbands; four children; and 13 brothers and sisters.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home, with burial following in Green Lawn Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Thursday.
Messages of sympathy may be sent at www.mslfuneralhome.com