Thelma Louella Humphrey

Thelma Louella Humphrey, age 84, of Rock Cave, W. Va. died on Monday, March 21, 2022 at her residence on Rock Cave Road. She was born on May 4, 1937, in Kanawha Head, W. Va., a daughter of the late Sherman and Charity Rebecca Riley.

On July 7, 1973, she was united in marriage to Maynard Humphrey, who survives. 

Also, surviving is one daughter Elizabeth Haymond and husband Marshell, of Rock Cave, W. Va.; one brother Estal Riley, of Buckhannon, W. Va.; one sister Ada Raines, of Camden, W. Va.; one grandchild David Ankrom and wife Ann, of Gordonsville, Va.; three step-grandchildren: Ian Haymond and wife Kayla, of Rock Cave, Jacob Haymond and wife Danielle, of Greenup, Ky., and Zane Haymond and significant other Alex Niemier, of Buckhannon, W. Va.; six great-grandchildren: Joshua Ankrom, Dylan Ankrom, Haley Ankrom, Andrew Ankrom, Keegan Haymond and Eliza Haymond; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by four sisters: Jessie Haymond, Bessie Anderson, Mary Moore and Mildred Norman; and three brothers: Roy, Hoy (Alfred), and Melvin Riley.

Thelma enjoyed gardening especially flowers and vegetables, baking and cooking, reading her Bible and devotionals daily and loved spending time with her grandchildren and family.

The family will receive friends at the Heavner and Cutright Funeral Chapel on Friday, March 25, 2022 from noon to 1 p.m.- the funeral hour, with Pastor Michael Wamsley officiating. Interment will follow at Bennett Cemetery in Kanawha Head.

Online condolences may be extended to the Humphrey family at The Humphrey family entrusted the Heavner and Cutright Funeral Chapel and Cremation Services with the arrangements.


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