Wilma E. ‘Pearl’ McCauley

Wilma E. “Pearl” McCauley, 88, of Mineral Wells, W.Va., passed away Jan. 4, 2014, at her residence.

She was born Sept. 5, 1925, in Parkersburg, a daughter of the late Archie and Wilma Deem Poling.

Wilma was a homemaker, and formerly worked at the American Viscose Co. She retired as site manager at Mineral Wells for the Wood County Senior Citizens Association after several years of service. Wilma was a graduate of Parkersburg High School and was a member of First Sams Creek Baptist Church.

She is survived by one daughter, Barb Fluharty (Roger) of Mineral Wells; one son, Howard (Pat) McCauley (Karen) of Mineral Wells; four grandchildren, Mike McCauley Jr., Patrick McCauley Jr., Diana Smith and Jillian Murphy; four step-grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; 10 step-great-grandchildren; and two sisters-in-law, Glenna Poling and Beulah Radcliff, both of Mineral Wells.

In addition to her parents, Wilma was preceded in death by her loving husband, Creed C. McCauley in 2006; one daughter, Wilma Jean McCauley; and a son, Mike McCauley.

Funeral services for Wilma will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, Pike Street, south Parkersburg, with Carl Radcliff officiating. Burial will be in Big Tygart Cemetery in Mineral Wells. The family will receive friends from 2-8 p.m. Tuesday, and until time of services Wednesday at the funeral home.

The family wishes to extend their heartfelt thanks to her caregivers through the years, Dee Cross, June Smith and Anika Wigal.

Online condolences may be sent to the McCauley family at www.lamberttatman.com