- July 12, 1927 - January 17, 2013
- Huntington, West Virginia
of Myra's Passing
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“Dear Myra's Family,
My heart was very sad to hear of Myra's passing. Myra was always so kind to our family and she was my grandmothers, Bobbie Jo...Read More »
1 of 20 | Posted by: Jennifer (Stevens) Woolverton - IL
So sorry to read of your mothers passing. God's love, peace and comfort be with you and your family during this painful time. Be blessed my...Read More »
2 of 20 | Posted by: Mike Abraham - Jacksonville, FL
“I am so sorry to hear of Myra's passing.
Even though we left in 1974, I still remember the friendship she extended to me during our short stay there....Read More »
3 of 20 | Posted by: Donna Mosher - Joplin, MO
“Myra's deep faith always inspired me. She gave me courage in times of need. My heartfelt condolence to her beautiful family.
4 of 20 | Posted by: Lisa Higgins - Huntington, WV
“My prayers are with you Jim, Beth, and family. May God comfort you.
5 of 20 | Posted by: Jedd Flowers - Chesapeake, OH
“What a privilege to have known Mrs. Mcvey. A beautiful human being. Our prayers to all of you on yout loss.
6 of 20 | Posted by: priscilla an paul sprieser - NJ
“Our love and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Your mother was a wonderful person! May you feel comfort through the many fond memories...Read More »
7 of 20 | Posted by: Becky Daugherty Hess - Huntington, WV
For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain.
We have lost a saint here with us, but heaven has gained an...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: Rusty and Michelle Hall - Madison, MS
“I am thinking of you all. My deepest sympathy and respects.
9 of 20 | Posted by: Matt Callaway - Charlotte, NC
“Myra was my supervisor at my first job, at Green Acres, when I moved to Huntington in 1980. She helped me immensely in every way both at work and by...Read More »
10 of 20 | Posted by: John Ingram - Cincinnati, OH
“So sorry to hear about your loss--can't put into words what we thought of Mrs. McVey---she always welcomed us into her home and made us feel like...Read More »
11 of 20 | Posted by: Keith Morehouse - Huntington, WV
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
12 of 20 | Posted by: John and Sandy Hinshaw - WV
“Mark and Phillip;
Very sorry to hear of your mother's passing. You and your entire family have our deepest sympathy.
13 of 20 | Posted by: David C Hunter - Marietta, GA
“Jim, I was so sorry to learn of your wife's death. You and the family are in my prayers.
14 of 20 | Posted by: Shirley Ferry - Huntington, WV
“Kindest regards and sympathy...
15 of 20 | Posted by: Jack Dennis - Clearwater, FL
“dear jim and famiky sorry to read about the loss of a sweet wife and a wonderful mother. my thoughts and prayers are with you
16 of 20 | Posted by: Mark D McGinnis - SC - friend
“I remember Myra as a sweet, classy, talented woman who was so proud of all of her kids. You are all fine examples of her love. I will hold you & your...Read More »
17 of 20 | Posted by: Barbara Dial Mager - Charlotte, NC
“So sorry to hear of your loss. Thinking of the McVey family today and sending my deepest condolences.
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18 of 20 | Posted by: Susan Poll Nelson - Orlando, FL
“Beth, Mark, Phillip, and Scott,
Thinking of you at this time of sorrow. I will remember your mother as one of the finest ladies in Huntington. My...Read More »
19 of 20 | Posted by: Scott Luther - Coral Springs, FL
“The Bible says to let your light shine. Myra, you never hesitated to let your light shine while you were with us and it will continue to glow from...Read More »
20 of 20 | Posted by: Linda Hart - Huntington, WV
Myra Sue McVey, 85, of Huntington, went to be with the Lord Thursday, January 17, 2013 at Cabell Huntington Hospital. She was born July 12, 1927 in Beckley, W.Va. a daughter of the late Homer Eber and Gertrude Deem Roush. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded by two brothers, Eber and Davis Roush. Myra retired after 22 years from Green Acres Regional Center, was an active member since 1956 of the First United Methodist Church where she was a member of the Choir. A founding member of the Musical Arts Guild, Arts Resources for the Tri-State and a member of P.E.O. She is survived by her husband of 60 years, James R. McVey; one daughter and three sons, Beth McVey of Huntington, Mark McVey (Christy) of Ridgewood, NJ, Phillip McVey (Kim) of Rockville, MD and Scott McVey (Susan) of Evansville, Ind.; five grandchildren, Eugene, Andrew, Grace, Kylie and Alisa; a sister, Ellen Nickell of Buckhannon, W.Va. and several nieces and nephews. Services will be held 2:00 p.m. Sunday, January 20, 2013 at the First United Methodist Church by The Rev. Mark Conner and Dr, Jane Ellen Nickell. Interment will follow in Woodmere Memorial Park. Friends may call Saturday from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. at Klingel-Carpenter Mortuary. Expressions of sympathy may be made to First United Methodist Church or the organization of one's' choice.