Thelma Weikle

Thelma Marie Weikle, age 88, of Ronceverte, WV, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, March 12, 2020.

Born on January 31, 1932, in Ronceverte, she was a daughter of Kester Stewart and Inez Ethel Weikle Holliday.

Thelma was a member of the New Covenant Sanctuary in Fairlea, WV, and attended Rhema Christian Center. She loved crossword puzzles, long walks, watching game shows, playing bingo, and taking vacations. Most of all, she loved spending time with her family.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Paulmer Weikle Jr.; sister, Freda Johnson; brothers, Charles and Marco Holliday; and son-in-law, John D. Humphreys.

She is survived by daughters, Brenda J. Lemon and Patricia Humphreys; sons, Matthew Weikle (Bertha) and David Weikle (Paula), all of Lewisburg, WV; grandchildren, Deborah Parker, Melanie Bair, Ginna Lemon, George Lemon II, Nathaniel Weikle, Mitchell Weikle, and Jonathan Humphreys; 12 great-grandchildren; and brothers, Elwood Holliday of Fairlea and Sam Holliday of White Sulphur Springs, WV.

Funeral service will be at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 15, 2020, at the Rhema Christian Center in Lewisburg, with Pastor Stewart Farley officiating. Interment will follow at the Adwell Cemetery in Ronceverte.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church on Sunday.

Pallbearers will be Nathaniel Weikle, Mitchell Weikle, Jonathan Humphreys, Mac Bair, George Lemon II, and George "G.P." Parker.

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Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Lewisburg is in charge of arrangements.

Obituary originally published in the March 16, 2020, edition of The West Virginia Daily News.


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