JoAnn Claire Walls, 87, of Montana Mines, formerly of Watson Ave Fairmont, passed away Saturday (March 25, 2017) at The Pierpont Center.
She was born March 2, 1930 in Fairmont, the daughter of the late Leroy and Ruth (Hamilton) Gates.
JoAnn was a former employee of CBNT/Huntington bank, Fairmont General Hospital and was a substitute teacher. She enjoyed arts and crafts, especially painting, knitting, and, crochet.
JoAnn is survived by a daughter, Melody Russel and husband John of Fairmont; seven grandchildren, Heather Osborne, Jennifer Sine and husband Brian, Ron Osborne II, Desiree Watkins and husband Glen, Dana White and husband Bryan, Aaron Walls, and Alyssa Batson and nine great-grandchildren, Mackenzie and Jacob Sine, Hayle and Dominic Philbrook, Kylie and Mason Watkins and Teaghan, Brennan and Dresden White.
In addition to her parents, JoAnn is preceded in death by her husband, George Walls Jr.; and a son, George Walls III.
The family will receive friends from noon until 8 p.m. Monday and from 10-11 a.m. Tuesday at Domico Funeral Home, 414 Gaston Ave. Fairmont. The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the funeral home with Rev. Jerome Lewis officiating. Interment will follow at Grandview Memorial Gardens in Fairmont.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.domicofh.com.
Published on March 26, 2017