Posted: Tue 3:47 PM, Dec 10, 2013
Funeral Home: Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg
Celia Susanne Sue (Eaton) Alkire, 77, of Parkersburg died Monday December 9, 2013 in her daughter's home surrounded by family.
Sue was born June 13, 1936, in Belleville WV., to Earl and Garnet (Life) Eaton. She was preceded in death by 4 siblings: Elaine Ross Hale, Eugene Eaton, Rachel Hale, and Jack Eaton. One sibling Patricia Jackson resides in Ohio.
Sue and her children's father, James Alkire were the parents of 5 children: Richie Gene Alkire (deceased), Jennifer Wharton (Alvin) of Vienna WV., Steve Alkire(Jeanette) of Heath, Ohio, Darren Alkire (Joy) of St. Marys, WV. and Kreig Alkire (Theresa) of Columbus OH.
Sue was the proud grandmother of 5: Kristin Wharton, Brandon Wharton (Sara), Kathryn Holcomb (Paul), Jessica Alkire, and Jack Alkire. She had 2 great grandchildren, Lillian Holcomb and Annalynn Holcomb and 5 step great grandchildren: Dakota Holcomb, Trinity King, Alaina Brigner, Kianna Hester, & Aniyah Hester.
She is also survived by a former daughter in law, Karen Alkire who remained a special friend.
Sue was preceded in death by 2 beloved canine friends Heidi & Cujo.
At her request there will be no service or visitation.
The family has entrusted arrangements to the Leavitt Funeral Home,