2013-10-24 / Obituaries

Grace W. Shotts, 85


Grace W. Shotts, 85, Waterfall, died Monday, October 21, 2013, at Fulton County Medical Center, McConnellsburg.

She was born in Waterfall, February 15, 1928, the daughter of the late George and Nora (Chestnut) Barnett. She was the widow of Charles R. Shotts, whom she married on October 30, 1948. He passed away December 24, 2009.

She attended Fairview United Methodist Church, Harrisonville.

She was a waitress on the PA Turnpike in her younger years and a homemaker. She also helped on the family farm and loved spending time with her family.

She is survived by sons: Nelson E. Shotts of Fort Loudon and Warren A. Shotts of Waterfall; a daughter, Doris A. Ritchey of Waterfall,; seven grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; and three step-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by an infant son; sisters: Merriel Henry, Lois Angle, LaVern Barnett and a brother, Kenneth Barnett.

Services will be held at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg, at 11 a.m., Friday, October 25, 2013, with Pastor Dick Bernhard officiating. Interment will be at Fairview United Methodist Cemetery, Harrisonville.

There will be visitation Thursday, October 24, 2013, from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m., at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg. There will also be visitation one hour before the service on Friday at the funeral home.

Online condolences at www.howardlsipes.com.

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