Glenda Melbadine Richards Sims, 75

Glenda Melbadine Richards Sims, 75, died on September 29, 2008 at United Hospital Center, Clarksburg, WV following an extended illness.

She was born March 13, 1933 in Big Springs, WV, a daughter of the late Walter and Edna Richards. She had been a cook for the Troy Elementary School.

She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Richard Sims, of Cox's Mills, WV; a son, Bruce (Patty) Wilson; grandsons, Richard, Jason (Christine), Jeremy, Frederick, Carl; great-grandchildren, Hailey, Taryn, Lilly, Selena, and Alissa.

Also surviving is one sister, Yvonna Collins and one brother, Cecil Richards (Donna); several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death, in addition to her parents, by one son, Ricky Wilson; brothers, Gail, Elmer, Ernest, Ronzel, Donzel, Charles, Denver and Harold and two sisters, Ruby Mathers and Shirley Cox.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, October 3, 2008 at 1:00 p.m. at Stump Funeral Home, Grantsville. Rev. Carroll McCauley. Interment will be in Hunt Cemetery, Big Bend, WV.

Visitation will be held at the funeral home one hour prior to service.