2010-10-07 / Obituaries

Grace G. Souders

McConnellsburg, 79

Grace G. Souders, 79, of McConnellsburg, died Friday, October 1, 2010, at her home.

She was born September 23, 1931, in Big Cove Tannery, the daughter of the late David and Ethel (Keefer) Harr. She was married to Ray Souders on November 23, 1945.

Early in life, she was a devoted housewife and homemaker raising her 10 children. Later, she was employed byBeck Manufacturing in Greencastle, until she retired.

She is survived by three sons: Albert Souders of Greencastle; Denny Souders of McConnellsburg; and Danny Souders of Mc- Connellsburg; and six daughters: Shirley Finniff of Greencastle; Sandra Means of Brookville, Pa.; Nancy Meyers of Greencastle; Daisy Hoover of Mc- Connellsburg; Donna L. Rohm of McConnellsburg; and Glenda Shirey of Greencastle; 19 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren; two brothers: Jobie and Ronald Harr of Needmore; and four sisters: Jane Manley, Doris Carbaugh, Helene Weller, all of Needmore, and Blanche Pine of Mercersburg.

She was preceded in death by her parents, David and Ethel Harr; her husband, Ray Souders; one son, Robert Souders; one granddaughter, Jennette Souders; one sister, Agnes Gress; and one brother, Kenneth Harr.

Funeral services were held 1:00, Wednesday, October 6, 2010, at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home in Mc- Connellsburg. Interment was at Union Cemetery. Pastor Victor Miller officiated.

Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Homes, 322 North Second Street, McConnellsburg, handled the arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.kelso-corneliusfuneralhome. com.

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