Mary Audrey Atwell, 94, of Pence Springs went home to be with the Lord suddenly Sunday February 9, 2020 at Summers Nursing and Rehabilitation Center following a long illness.
Born November 7, 1925 at Summer County she was a daughter of the late Charlie and Frances Bowyer Lively.
Mary was a homemaker who attended Pence Springs Community Church. She was a lifelong resident of Summers County. Mary enjoyed cooking, gardening, flowers and birdwatching. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
Mary was preceded in death by one brother, Lewis Lively and wife Helen; son in law, Marvin Newberry and grandson, Andy Newberry.
Those left to cherish her memory include her husband of 74 years, Ernest L. Atwell and one daughter, Nancy Newberry of Akron, OH.
Funeral services will be 1:00 P.M. Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at Pence Springs Community Church with Pastor Roger Persinger officiating. Burial will follow in the Haven of Rest Cemetery at Pence Springs. Friends may call from noon until 1:00 P.M. Wednesday at the Pence Springs Community Church. Pallbearers will be Dale Hedrick, Steve Hedrick, Stacy Jones, Bill Humphrey, Bob Cales, Ashby Maddy and Bucky Kounce and honorary pallbearers will be Ashby Berkley and Calvin Rudisill.
Arrangements are by the Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlors of Hinton.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.ronaldmeadowsfp.com