Dorothy L. Smarr, 89 - Glenville

Dorothy L. Smarr age 89 of Glenville, West Virginia, went to be with the Lord at 1:57 p.m., Monday, July 18, 2011 in United Hospital Center, Bridgeport following an extended illness.

She was born July 12, 1922 in Gilmer County a daughter of the late Alvin and Grace Burnside Beall.

Dorothy was a true homemaker, she loved taking care of her husband, children and especially household duties which she truly enjoyed. She was a former member of the Gilmer County Ladies Aid and she enjoyed entertainment of any kind especially singing. She was a Methodist by faith.

Surviving are six children, Barbara Wine and husband Kenny of Burnsville WV; Janice Wilson and husband Clark of Glenville; Thelma Davisson and husband Danny of Jane Lew WV; Roscoe Smarr and wife Pamela of Clarksburg WV; Shelia Mozingo of Darlington SC and Diana Eubank of Bridgeport WV; 17 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Farrell Smarr whom she married April 29, 1950 and preceded her July 4, 1989; one grandson, David Hall; one brother, James Beall; four sisters, Theda Cross, Mary Riddle, Joann Cropot and Ruby Maynard.

Funeral services will be conducted at the Ellyson Mortuary, Inc., Glenville at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, July 23, 2011 with Rev. Ronzel Roberts officiating. Burial will follow in the Hiney Cemetery, Linn. Friends may call 4-8 p.m., Friday at the Mortuary.

Ellyson Mortuary, Inc. is assisting the family of Dorothy Smarr with arrangements.