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Lauverna J. "Janey" Toothman, 77, of Sugar Lane, Rivesville, passed away early Sunday morning in Fairmont Regional Medical Center.
She was born Aug. 29, 1939, in Catawba Community, daughter of the late Gordon and Lena "Kisner" Shaffer.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Toothman in 2005, after 50 years of marriage.
Mrs. Toothman was a Methodist by faith. She was employed as a cook, working for the Parkette, Poky Dot, Barbara Joyce and Marones, all of Marion County. Janey enjoyed family activities and loved singing at the Sage Brush Roundup. She also enjoyed watching TV Westerns and NASCAR racing.
Survivors include three daughters and their husbands, Donna and Gary Abel of Fairmont, Jessica Dawn Toothman of Clarksburg and Bethanne Nichole and Allen Heater of Marion County; three sons and their spouses, Carl and Patty Toothman of Rivesville, Ronald Toothman and friend Crazy of Sugar Lane Community and Rodney Toothman and his fiancé Jenny Eakin of Parkersburg; 11 grandchildren, Jeremiah and Amanda Toothman, Amanda and Brandon Shoemaker, Kyle Toothman, Sophia Pierson, Samantha Thomas, Cheyenne Thomas, Lena Toothman, Alyvia Tucker, Emelee Tucker, Christian Toothman and Charles Asbury; five great-grandchildren, Stella Toothman, Maggie Mea Shoemaker, Marshall Shoemaker, Madelyn Shoemaker (Tid-Bit) and Zane Bingamon; two special friends, Stephen Kirkpatrick and Sam Ours; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Rose Ellen White; and a brother, George "Buck" Shaffer.
Family and friends may call from 2-8 p.m. today and from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at Ford Funeral Home, DeGarmo Chapel, Jasper St., Rivesville. Funeral services will be in the funeral home at 1 p.m. Thursday with Evangelist Brent Gallagher officiating. Burial will follow in Montana Mines Cemetery in Montana, West Virginia.
Published on June 14, 2017
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