Karen Diane Jolliff, 54 - Buckhannon

Karen Diane Jolliff age 54 of Buckhannon, West Virginia, departed this life at 4:58 p.m. Sunday December 27, 2009 at the St Joseph Hospital Buckhannon following an extended illness.

Born April 2, 1955 in Lewis County, she was the daughter of the late Roscoe and Velma Lake Hitt.

Karen was a graduate of Lewis County High School. She enjoyed the outdoors, taking walks, snow, her flowers, crossword puzzles, and spending time with her kids. She also attended the Rock Grove Baptist Church.

Surviving are 2 daughters and 1 son, Alicia Jolliff, Crystal Jolliff and Michael Jolliff all of Glenville WV; 1 sister and 2 brothers also survive, Helen Lowther of Cox's Mill WV, Danny and Greg Hitt both of Weston WV.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday December 31, 2009 at the Ellyson Mortuary Inc., Glenville with Pastor Bryon Groves and Rev. Kenny Fisher officiating. Burial will follow in the Rock Grove Cemetery in Linn, WV.

Friends may call from 4-8 Wednesday, December 30 at the mortuary.

Ellyson Mortuary Inc. is assisting the family of Karen Jolliff with arrangements.