Geneva Tolley

Geneva Paxton Tolley, 104 of Ripley passed away peacefully on January 22, 2021 at her home.

Geneva was born December 16, 1916 in Kenna, WV. She was employed during Word War II at Fletcher Enamel and retired as a cook with the Jackson County Schools. She loved to Cook and go to Flea Markets and visit with family and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her two husbands, Elmer Fisher and Oras Tolley; sons, Bernard Fisher and Delbert “Butch” Tolley, two brothers and two sisters.

She is survived by her grandchildren, Chris Fisher and his wife Tina Harrow; Charles “Chuck” Fisher, Christopher Tolley, Tim Brown and Jennifer Brown; daughter-in-law Sonja Fisher.

A graveside service will be held at 1:00 pm Tuesday, January 26, 2021 at the Goshen Cemetery, Kentuck, WV with Pastor Herman Robinson officiating. COVID guidelines will be followed.

Waybright Funeral Home is serving the family. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family by visiting

Posted online on January 26, 2021