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Obituary, Maudie Servus Stover, 2015

QUINWOOD — Maudie Servus Stover, 105, formerly of Quinwood, W.Va., passed away, Monday, May 4, 2015, at Heartland of Rainelle, following a long illness.

Born May 29, 1909, at Sand Lick, W.Va., she was the daughter of Calvin and Etta Webb Atha.1 In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her first husband, Joseph K. Servus, and her second husband Sherman Stover.

Maudie was a member of Quinwood Baptist Church and a homemaker.

Survivors include five daughters by her first marriage; 25 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 2 p.m., Friday, May 8, 2015, at Wallace & Wallace Chapel of Rainelle, with Pastor Chad Rodes officiating. Burial will follow at Wallace Memorial Cemetery, Clintonville, W.Va. Friends may visit with the family from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday evening, at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent to:

Arrangements entrusted to Wallace and Wallace Funeral Home of Rainelle.

Source: Register Herald, 7 May 2015

1 Maudie’s mother was Etta Daniel. She married first, Calvin Atha, then after his death, John Webb.

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Obituary, Martha Pietkoski, 2001

Martha Pietkoski

OAK HILL – Martha Pietkoski, 95, died Thursday, Nov. 1, 2001 at Hilltop nursing home following a long illness.

Born July 29, 1906, in Sand Lick, she was the daughter of the late Calvin and Eliza Etta Daniels Atha.

Mrs. Pietkoski attended Pilgrim Holiness Church, Fayetteville, and was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by a son, Bernard Ray Pietkoski; a daughter, Rosalee Pietkoski Wykle; and three brothers, Edward, Wilmer and Theodore Atha.

Survivors include two sons, Fred Crouse of Oak Hill and Wayne Crouse of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio; a sister, Maude Stover of Quinwood; and grandchildren.

Service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at High Lawn Funeral Chapel, Oak Hill, with the Rev. Bill Menefee officiating. Burial will follow in High Lawn Memorial Park, Oak Hill.

Friends may call one hour before service Saturday at the funeral home.

Arrangements by High Lawn Funeral Chapel, Oak Hill.

Source: Register Herald, 2 November 2001

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Obituary, Wilmer Atha, 2000

July 5, 2000
Wilmer Atha

Oak Hilll – Wilmer Atha, 89, of Oak Hill died July 3, 2000, in a Beckley hospital after a long illness.

He was a member of UMW and the Faith Assembly, Glen Fork.

Surviving: sons, Wilmer Dean Atha of Flat Top, Roy Atha of Rocky Gap, Va., Michael Atha of Fayette County, Bobby Ray Atha of Beckley; sisters, Maude Stover of Quinwood, Martha [surname not printed] of Fayette County; five grandchildren.

Service will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Blue Ridge Funeral Home, Propsperity, with Pastor Sammy Francis officiating.

Burial will be in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Source: The Charleston Gazette Online, at this link on 10 March 2001:

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