Virginia Elenor McCartney, 74, of Avon, Ohio, formerly of Parkersburg, died January 13, 2003 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Westlake, Ohio.

She was the daughter of the late Charles and Sarah Ellen Kelly Curry. She was a member of the Lauckport Baptist Church of Parkersburg. She generously volunteered her love and time tending to the needs of others.

She is survived by her husband Carl McCartney of Marietta, Ohio; daughter, Ellen Ponusky of Avon, Ohio; brother, Harry Curry of Mount Zion, WV; sister, Ida Calhoun of Grantsville; two grandchildren, Laura and Glenn Ponusky both of Avon.

She was preceded in death by her second husband, Russell Swisher, five brothers and two sisters.

Funeral services will be held at the Stump Funeral Home in Grantsville on Saturday, January 18 at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Dobbie Thrash officiating. Interment in the Swisher Cemetery in Cisco.

Visitation Friday evening 6-8 p.m.

A memorial service will be held at the Lauckport Baptist Church at 2 p.m. Sunday.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to American Heart Association, American Diabetes Association or American Cancer Society.