Darlyne Boatwright Jarvis, 74, of Linnann Lane, Fairmont, died early Friday morning (May 3, 2016) in her residence, surrounded by her family.
She was born Feb. 24, 1942, in Fairmont, daughter of the late Brooks Boatwright and Marge and John Teano.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Don Jarvis (married 40 years).
Darlyne was a member of Benton's Ferry United Methodist Church, where she served as organist. She later attended Gateway United Methodist Church. She retired from Morgan's Auto of Fairmont, where she served as the bookkeeper, with 12 years of service.
She truly loved her family and grandchildren. She enjoyed family vacations to Myrtle Beach.
She enjoyed researching genealogy and playing video games with her grandchildren.
Survivors include a son and his wife, Scott and Vicky Jarvis of Mannington; two daughters, Terri Walker of Fairmont, and Tracy and her husband Rick Potesta of Fairmont; 11 grandchildren, Scott Goodwin, Nicole and Adam Keener, Emily and Adam Bomer, Jack Walker, Alexis Potesta, Grace Walker, Lucy Walker, Eli Jarvis, Amanda and Justin Stover, Charlie and Joe Rietz, and Chelsea Rinehart; six great-grandchildren, Colbi VanGilder, Holton Keener, Xander and Olivia Rietz, and Nicolas and Ethan Stover; several special friends, including Mark Lockhart of Fairmont, Lucy Satterfield of Fairmont, Sharon Stevens of Mannington, and Angie Hoskinson Jordan of Georgia.
Family and friends may call from 6-8 p.m. today and from 2-8 p.m. Monday and 11 a.m. until noon Tuesday at Ford Funeral Home, Ford Chapel, 201 Columbia St., Fairmont. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home noon Tuesday with Pastor Rob Bennett officiating. Burial will follow in Arnettsville Cemetery in Arnettsville.
Online condolences may be made www.fordfuneralhomes.com.
The family requests that memorial donations be made to the Marion County Humane Society, Whiterock Road, Route 19, Box 31a, Fairmont, WV 26554.
Published on June 4, 2016