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Joan L. Wolford

May 4, 1949 November 10, 2017
Joan L. Wolford
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Obituary for Joan L. Wolford

Joan L. “Ombie” Wolford, 68, of Capon Bridge, WV died on Friday, November 10, 2017 at the Winchester Medical Center.

Joan was born on May 4, 1949 in Schenectady, NY, a daughter of the late Willard F. and Elizabeth Jane Rycraft Mason. She worked for SOME, Inc in Capon Bridge, WV as a residential assistant. She was a member of the Capon Bible Fellowship, Capon Bridge Vol. Rescue Squad, volunteered at the Capon Bridge Elementary and helped as a nurse for the Girls Scouts at the Camp White Rock all in Capon Bridge, WV. Joan was always willing to help others, she didn’t know a stranger. She often put her red nose and wig on and dressed up like a clown. Joan had a love of bringing laughter others, but her true love was her family.

Joan married Oscar L. Wolford on July 30, 1994 in Capon Bridge, WV.

Surviving with her husband of 23 years is a son: Eddie T. Morgan and his wife Rebecca of Shanks, WV; a daughter: Michelle Morgan Dove and her husband Wade of Capon Bridge, WV; two brothers: Art Mason and his wife Roxanne of Berkeley Springs, WV; Wink Mason of Goldvein, VA; a sister: Ellie Sylvester of Cross Junction, VA; five grandchildren: Jonathan, Hanna, Zack, Jordan and Stephanie and several extended grandchildren.

A celebration service of Joan’s life will be held at the Capon Bible Fellowship in Capon Bridge on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 1:00 PM. Officiating will be Pastor Jack Whitacre. Inurnment will be privately held at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Gesundheit Institute, PO Box 307, Urbana, IL 61801.

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Celebration of Life




1:00 PM 11/18/2017 1:00:00 PM
Capon Bible Fellowship

155 Capon School St.
Capon Bridge, WV 26711

Capon Bible Fellowship
155 Capon School St. Capon Bridge 26711 WV
United States

Memorial Contribution

Gesundheit Institute

PO Box 307
Urbana, IL 61801

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