Rayanna Louise Lancaster, 27, of Harrisville, WV, died Tuesday January 23, 2001 at The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio following a long illness.

Rayanna was the daughter of Homer R. and Barbara A. Snider Wilson of Big Springs, Calhoun County. She was a teacher and coordinator for Family Development of Head start. She was working towards the completion of a Masters degree in Elementary Education.

She was a member of Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church and had been attending Cisco Community Church.

In addition to her parents, Rayanna is survived by her husband Chad E. Lancaster of Harrisville. Three brothers, Mr. and Mrs. Lyle E. Wilson of Five Forks, WV, Bryan K.Wilson of Parkersburg, WV, and Mr. and Mrs. Homer R. Wilson II of Parkersburg. A brother-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. David L. Lancaster.

Also surviving are two nieces and three nephews, Kayla, Lucas and Soney Wilson of Five Forks, Brooke Lancaster of Wirt County, WV and Kyle Wilson of NC.

Funeral services will be held at Stump Funeral Home, Grantsville, Saturday January 27, 2001 at 2:00 p.m. Rev. Larry Jones will officiate. Interment will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the funeral home Friday evening from 5:30-9:00 p.m.