Posted: Tue 3:34 PM, Jul 23, 2013
Funeral Home: Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home
Edith Ione Lewis, 90 of Parkersburg passed away Monday, July 22, 2013 at the Eagle Pointe Nursing Facility.
She was born February 22, 1923 in Richwood, WV, a daughter of the late Bailey and Sarah Alkire Roach. Edith was a homemaker and was retired from K-Mart. She and was a wonderful mother and grandmother. She was a former member of the Christ United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her two children, Linda Fury and Diane Mercier (Mike) all of Parkersburg; a sister, Sharon Howerton of N.C.; and three grandchildren, Charlie Fury of Fairfax, Va., Sarah Mercier of Columbus, Ohio, and Melody Mercier of Parkersburg, and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles T. Lewis; son-in-law, Gary Fury; one brother, Lloyd Roach; and three sisters, Freda Young, Juanita Cook and Christine Roach.
Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, July 26, 2013 at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 400 Green St., Parkersburg with Pastor Marian Duvall officiating. Visitation will be 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
The family wishes to thank The Auguste's Cottage at Eagle Pointe for their care. Donations may be made in memory of Edith to the Alzheimer's Association at, Alzheimer's Association West Virginia Chapter, Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Office 1218 Market St. Parkersburg, WV 26101.
An online guestbook for condolences is available at www.lamberttatman.com.