Gloria Gaye (Funk) Myers Lunsford, age 85 of Rt. 1, Grafton (formerly of Teter Creek Lake) WV passed away Thursday, December 6, 2012 at the Grafton City Hospital.
She was born July 19, 1927 in Stevenburg, WV a daughter of the late Jack Walter and Mabel Irene (Bolyard) Funk.
Her husband was the late Clarence B. Lunsford, who passed away October 23, 2009.
She is survived by three sons, Donald W. Funk, Sr. and wife Carolyn of Fellowsville, Robert Myers and wife Christine of Grafton, and John Randy Myers and wife Mary also of Grafton; one daughter, Terry Shumaker and husband Dennis of Grafton; four grandchildren, Jacqueline Valentine and husband, William of Morgantown, Tabatha Funk-Osborne and husband, Tim of Fellowsville, Donald W. “Bub” Funk, Jr. and wife Jill also of Fellowsville and Jennifer Shumaker of Grafton; eight great-grandchildren, Carter and Kayonna Valentine, Adrian Funk, Brandon Edwards, Nicholas Shumaker, and Shane, Elijah, and Caleb Osborne; one sister, Mary Baxley of Grafton; and also survived by several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, John E. Myers; one daughter, Cathy Kelly; one son, Lonnie Myers; two grandchildren, Shelly Shumaker Setler and Danielle Brown; three sisters, Polly Hock, Freda Funk, and Naomi Funk; and one brother, Richard Funk.
Gloria enjoyed her family and sitting on her back porch feeding her animals.
The family received friends at the Donald G. Ford Funeral Home in Grafton on Sunday, December 9, from 2:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. and will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until the funeral hour on Monday.
Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Monday, December 10, 2012 at 11:00 a.m., with Pastor Brenda Slyva officiating.
Interment will follow at the Mt. Israel Cemetery on Marquess Road in Preston County.
Online condolences: www.donaldgfordfuneralhome.com.