Phoebe J. “Janie” (Miller) Shumaker, age 83 of Rose Street, Grafton, WV passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at the Rosewood Health Care Center in Grafton.
She was born June 21, 1930 in Coffman, WV a daughter of the late Gilbert F. Miller and Dorothy (Held) Miller McCue.
She is survived by one son, Dennis R. (Terry) Shumaker; one daughter, Alesha Jane (Paul) Moore both of Grafton; three grandchildren, Jennifer Shumaker of Grafton, Wyatt (Teresa) Moore of Bridgeport, and Leslee Bray of Grafton; three great grandchildren, Nicholas Shumaker, Karen Bray and Cody Bray; one sister, Loretta Miller of Grafton; also survived by nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Odbert Ray Shumaker; one granddaughter, Shelly Ann Shumaker Setler; six brothers, Paul, Edward, Howard, Chester, Kenny and William Miller; three sisers, Ruby Messenger, Lillian Blake, and Margaret Miller who died in infancy.
She was formerly employed by the Hazel Atlas Glass Company of Grafton. She enjoyed her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was Methodist by faith.
The family will receive friends at the Donald G. Ford Funeral Home in Grafton on Thursday, August 29th from 3:00-8:00 p.m. and from 10:00 a.m. until the funeral hour on Friday.
Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Friday, August 30, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Michael Delligatti officiating.Interment will follow at the Woodsdale Memorial Park in Grafton.
Online condolences: www.donaldgfordfuneralhome.com.For the complete article see the 08-30-2013 issue.
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