Wanda Elizabeth Stowers , 91 of Ravenswood, passed away October 5, 2013 at CAMC General Division, Charleston, WV. She was born October 22, 1921, the daughter of William D Russell and Eva Jane Spencer Russell. She was a homemaker.
She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Ravenswood, where she was a member of the Sunday School, United Methodist Women, Bible Study, and other various church activities. She loved gardening and flowers. She was a caregiver to her mother, her sister, Wanita, and her husband, Jim. She enjoyed camping, fishing and outdoor activities such as walking, and she also loved spending time with her family.
Survivors include: Daughter: Ronda Beth Albright and husband Daris, Martinsburg, WV; Brother: Okey Russell and wife Louise, Montgomery, WV; two Grandchildren: Mark and wife Samantha, Martinsburg, WV, and Matthew and wife Kristen, Hagerstown, MD; four Great Grandchildren: Jillian, Luke, Natalie and Fletcher; two nephews: Jerry Russell and Doug Morrison; aunt: Paula Russell, Richwood, WV
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 60 years, James A. Stowers; and sister, Wanita Morrison.
Services will be: Wednesday, October 9, 2013, 12:00 pm at First United Methodist Church, Ravenswood, WV with Pastor Shauna Hyde.
There will be a graveside Service at Mountain View Memorial Park, Richwood, WV, at 1:00 pm on Thursday, October 10, 2013.
Friends may visit the family at the church on Wednesday, October 9, one hour prior to service.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the First United Methodist Church, Flinn Street, Ravenswood, WV 26164.
Condolences may be expressed to the family by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or on our website at www.roushfuneralhome.com.