Freda Lucas

N. Freda Lucas, 87, of Parkersburg, passed away Jan. 13, 2013, at Eagle Point, where she had been a resident.

Freda was born July 4, 1925, at River Hill, a daughter of the late Thomas H. and Emma May Bartlett Lucas. She was a dedicated Christian, having been a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church where she was active and worked diligently with the United Methodist Women. She retired from Nashua Photo, had formerly worked at GC Murphys and in the Shoe Department of Dils Dept. Store with her sister Fern for many years.

Survivors include a brother, Ken (Helen) Lucas of Parkersburg; a sister, Fay Snider of Parkersburg; two nephews, Jeff Lucas (Dawn) and Robert Lucas; seven nieces, Bee Smith (Allen), Betty Jo Pryce, Sheila Belcher, (Rondell), Cynthia Lucas, Teresa Stamp, Leslie Turley (Rev. David), Kathy Paul (Scott); and many great and great-great nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, “her twin sister”, Nina Fern Lucas and Opal Haugh; three brothers, Thomas O., J. Earl “Chick” and I. Eldon Lucas; two brothers-in-law, John D. Haugh and Rev. Ray Snider; three sisters-in-law, Dorothy, Eckie and Juanita Lucas; three nephews, Tommy Lucas, Robert Pryce and Tom Stamp; and one niece, Carolyn Lucas Mills.

Memorial services are being planned and will be held at Trinity United Methodist Church at a later date.

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Memorial donations should be directed to the Trinity United Methodist Women.

Kimes Funeral Home and Cremation Services is assisting the family.