DENA BURROWS AYERS - Woodsfield, Ohio

Dena Burrows Ayers, 72, of Woodsfield, Ohio, formerly of Grantsville, died December 19, 2002 in a Barnesville hospital. She was born in Calhoun, daughter of the late James Spencer and Delta Starcher Burrows.

She was a plastic molder for the former Marx Toys and was a Methodist by faith.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Austin Ayers and a brother Howard Burrows.

Surviving, daughters, Lena Vallelonga of Powhatan Point and Joyce Starkey of Woodsfield; a son, Austin Eugene Ayers of Clarington; brother, Coleman Burrows of Grantsville; sister, Ernestine Gainer of Grantsville; five grandchildren, four great-great grandchildren.

Interment was in the Clarington Cemetery.