Wilma Rudell McGinnis Pyles, 98, of Fairmont, formerly of Newburg, passed away Thursday (Jan. 18, 2018) at Windy Hill Village in Kingwood. She was born in the Tunnelton area May 11, 1919, daughter of the late Morgan W. and Ada Hartman McGinnis.
She was Methodist by faith, and attended Bird's Creek UMC in her early years. She was a homemaker and enjoyed sewing, crocheting and caring for her family.
Wilma is survived by one daughter, Doris Jean Wotring and Charles of Kingwood; six sons, the Rev. Truman Lee Pyles and Wanda of Ball Ground, Georgia, Roger A. Pyles of Independence, Daniel L. Pyles, Sr. and Carol of Guyton, Georgia, Marvin E. Pyles and Yong of Radcliff, Kentucky, Patrick F. Pyles and Patricia of Port Townsend, Washington and Richard P. Pyles of Fairmont; grandchildren, Teresa A. Hyre and John of Kingwood, Debra K. Shahan and Frank of Kingwood, David C. Wotring and Amy of Terra Alta, Randall P. Wotring and Pamela of Kingwood, Christopher L. Wotring of Reedsville, Bobby L. Pyles and Julie of Waleska, Georgia, Jeffrey Pyles of Ball Ground, Georgia, Dale Wayne Pyles and Anita of Morgantown, Daniel L. Pyles, Jr. and Beth of College Grove, Tennessee, Loye G. Pyles and Chelsa of Savannah, Georgia, Marcus L. Pyles of Radcliff, Kentucky, Samara Klar and Larry of Louisville, Kentucky, Lucy Ready and Billy of San Francisco, California, Tammy Deluna, Dewayne Patrick Pyles of Las Vegas, Nevada, Jeffrey Short and Kasey, Richard Scott Pyles and Earlene of Fairmont; several great- and great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was the last surviving member of her family.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, George L. Pyles; one grandson, Allen Dale Pyles; two daughter-in-laws, Carol Jean Boylan Pyles and Debra Cox Pyles; three sisters; and two brothers.
The Pyles family would like to thank West Virginia Caring for their good care of Wilma and the staff of Windy Hill Village in Kingwood.
The family will receive friends from 2-8 p.m. Monday and from 10-11 a.m. Tuesday at Domico Funeral Home, 414 Gaston Ave. in Fairmont. The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home with Evangelist Kevin Lough officiating. Interment will follow at the Gladesville Cemetery in Independence. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.domicofh.com.
Published on January 20, 2018