Mrs. Mary Ann DeWeese
Mrs. Mary Ann Propps DeWeese , 87 of Culloden, formerly of Hometown passed away peacefully with family by her side on Saturday, January 4, 2020 at Cabell Healthcare Center.
Mary was born on March 5, 1932 to the late Arthur Felix and Arminta Ellen Smith Propps of Kathryn, WV. She is also preceded in death by her husband Bertie DeWeese; daughter Karen Sue Dent and sons David Wayne DeWeese and William Franklin "Bill" Murray.
Mary was a homemaker until her children were grown, then she accepted a job with Heck's Warehouse in Nitro and later accepted a job at Hardee's in Rock Branch where she retired in the late 90's. While employed she was the "favored" biscuit maker and won several awards for her biscuit making. She was a member of Hometown Church of God Mission, later acquiring the name of Hometown Independent Church.
Mary is survived by son Harvey DeWeese (Linda) of Topeka, KS, Cheryl Whittington (Jim) of Culloden, Melissa Thomas (Ric) of Indian Land, SC and Sharon Palmisano of Madison, Al; 13 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
The family would like to extend their sincere gratitude to the "Lighthouse" staff of Cabell Healthcare Center for their genuine care, concern and loving attention given to our precious mother.
Services will be held Monday, January 6, 2020 at Gatens-Harding Funeral Home with the Rev. Craig Gillenwater presiding over the service. Visitation will be held 11:00 am to 12:00 pm with the service immediately following the visitation. Burial will follow in Center Point Cemetery.