By: Paul AdkinsSports Editor
May 13, 2013
SISSONVILLE, W.Va. — Greta V. Toney, 88, of Sissonville, formerly of Lundale, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, May 11, 2013, from Eldercare at Ripley after an extended illness.
Born January 13, 1925, at Prenter in Boone County, she was a daughter of the late Eunice Quince and Agnes Letha Johnson Holstein. Also preceding her in death was her husband, James Robert Toney; one daughter, Juanita Toney; one grandson, Jay Robert Donnelly, and three sisters, Vivian Griffith, Eula Wiley, and Lurline Browning.
Greta was a homemaker. She was a member of Humphrey United Methodist Church at Sissonville where she was a member of the United Methodist Women. Greta was a former clerk at the Island Creek Company Store at Lundale and a former cook at Lundale Grade School. She enjoyed making quilts.
Those left to cherish her memory are three daughters, Carol Donnelly of Titusville, Fla., Jessie (Fred) McIlwain of Mississippi, and Shirley (David) Toler of Wharton; three sons, James Robert Jr. (Ramonia) Toney of Sissonville, Jess C. (Brenda) Toney of Brooksville, Fla., and Robert Mark (Lenora) Toney of Cross Lanes; six sisters, Zola Sizemore of Brooksville, Audrey (Woodrow) Keyser of Henlawson, Eurada Hill and Shirley Hepler, both of Logan, Treva Mattis of Hinton, and Drema (Wayne) Wells of Kentucky; two brothers, Vencil Quince (Evelyn) Holstein of Williams Mountain and Erskin Earl (Donna) Holstein of Accoville; 13 grandchildren, Lea Ann, Kristy, Kathy, Chris, Vicky, David, Lisa, Jess Jr., Angel, Donnie, Sabrina, Megan, and Jake; 23 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.
Services will be held at noon Tuesday, May 14, at Krantz-McNeely Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. George Webb officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Memory Gardens at Godby.
Visitation will begin one hour prior to services Tuesday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Jess Toney Jr., David Mullins, Andy Jack Lawrence, Jake Toney, Willie Gambill and Donnie Maynard Jr.
Condolences may be left at www.krantzmcneelyfuneralhome.com
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Krantz-McNeely Funeral Home at Man.