Joan Westfall, 78, of Kingmont, died Friday (Feb. 3, 2017) at her residence.
She was born Nov. 9, 1938, in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania, a daughter of the late Donald Alston Dudley and Minnie Colland Dudley.
She is survived by a son, Donald DeWayne Eddy of Baxter; a daughter and her companion, Denise Arlene Eddy and David Oaks both of Fairmont; a brother and sister-in-law, Donald Guilford and Gloria Jean Dudley of Ohio; a sister and brother-in-law, Lillian Elizabeth and Frank Jardine of California; three grandchildren, Amber Jo Painter, Derick Painter and Rickie Lea Painter; three great-grandchildren, Dayton Painter, Hunter Ballon and Braxton Painter; many nieces and nephews and several special friends.
Joan was preceded in death by a son, Thomas Glenn Eddy; a sister, Donna Mae Pysell; and a great-grandchild, Chandra Painter.
Mrs. Westfall was the owner and operator of Joan's Beauty Salon in Fairmont and Mannington for 36 years. She also was formerly employed by the Westinghouse Corp. in the Seal Beam Department, Glass Plant and Bulb Preparation Plant.
Joan was a member of the Kingmont United Methodist Church and served as a representative to charge conference.
She was a 1957 graduate of Fairview High School, a member of the Kingmont Auxiliary, Montana Mines Homemakers and the Ponderosa Riding Club.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Kingmont United Methodist Church, care of Pat Piercy, P.O. Box 100, Kingmont, WV 26578.
The family will receive friends from 3-5 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Monday and 10-11 a.m. Tuesday at the Ford Funeral Home, Ford Chapel, 201 Columbia St., Fairmont. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the funeral home with Pastor Gary Steele and Pastor Bob Barr officiating. The committal service will follow in the Grandview Memorial Gardens.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.fordfuneralhomes.com.
Published on  February 5, 2017