2009-05-28 / Obituaries

Goretha Brice

Warfordsburg, 95

Goretha "Turz" Brice, 95, Warfordsburg, died Saturday, May 23, 2009, at Washington County Hospital in Hagerstown.

Born November 18, 1913, in Richwood, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Grace Shaver Hinkle and was preceded in death by her first husband, Robert Lewis Wheeler, who died in 1965, and second husband, John Thomas Brice, who died in 1999.

She was a 1932 graduate of Richwood High School.

She was a homemaker and attended Bedford Chapel Church near Warfordsburg.

Surviving are a daughter, Shirley Sigel, Warfordsburg; a stepson, John Thomas Brice II, Broadway, N.C.; five grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Robert Eugene Wheeler; two brothers: Burnell Hinkle, Daniel Hinkle and a sister, Georgia Hinkle.

Services were held Wednesday, May 27, at 11:00 a.m., at Bedford Chapel Church, Warfordsburg. Rev. Delmas Bard and Rev. Carl Sipes officiated. Burial was made in Cedar Grove Christian Cemetery, Warfordsburg.

Grove Funeral Home, Hancock, was in charge of arrangements.

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