Elsie Maze Snider, 81 - formerly of Brohard

Elsie Louise Snider, 81, of Parkersburg passed away May 15, 2006, at the Ohio Valley Nursing Home.

She was born Aug. 14, 1924, at Brohard in Wirt County, a daughter of the late Lawrence and Ollie Kemp Maze. Elsie was a member of the Winding Road Church of Christ. She was a homemaker and enjoyed gardening and quilting.

Surviving are her husband of 60 years, Martin "Milford" Snider; one son, Steven Snider and his wife, Barbara, of Parkersburg; one daughter, Susan Snider of Parkersburg; four grandchildren, Brian McCauley of Parkersburg, Brenda Cook and husband, Doug, of Mineral Wells, Joshua Snider and his wife, Nereyda, of West Palm Beach, Fla., and Jeffrey Snider and his companion, Kimi Mathess, of Parkersburg; three great-grandchildren, Morgan and Kayla Cook of Mineral Wells and Jada Snider of Parkersburg; and one brother, Virgil Maze of Brohard.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, William and James Maze; and a sister, Geraldine Maze.

The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday at Kimes Funeral Home, 521 Fifth St., Parkersburg. Randy Vanfossen will officiate and burial will follow at the Hartley Cemetery at Brohard. Friends may call from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.