Elinor Wingrove

Elinor Birch Wingrove, 93, of Walker, W.Va., passed away Feb. 15, 2013, at Camden Clark Medical Center, Memorial Campus.

She was born Sept. 25, 1919, in Wood County, W.Va., a daughter of the late John Ferguson and Goldie Lightner Ferguson.

Elinor retired from Public Debt, and had sold Avon for over 45 years. She was a lifetime member of Marietta Bible Center Church.

She is survived by two daughters, Rebecca Newell of Walker, W.Va., and Jackie Mullins of Hopkinsville, Ky.; three sons, John L. Wright of Canton, Ohio, Ross C. Wingrove (Jeanette) of Fleming, Ohio, and Andrew Wingrove (Diane) of Pittsburgh, Pa.; 14 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and 17 great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, John Wright Sr.; second husband, Ross Wingrove; one son, Stephen Wright; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, Pike Street, south Parkersburg, with Pastor Dr. Myron K. Guiler officiating. Interment will follow at Evergreen South Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Monday, and one hour prior to services Tuesday at the funeral home.

An online guestbook will be available at www.lamberttatman.com