FOX, Eleanor Belle, 87, of Weirton, WV, passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at the Weirton Geriatric Center.
She was born August 1, 1925, in Hollidays Cove, WV., the daughter of the late George Brown Thomas and Myrtle Hutson Thomas.
She was also preceded in death by her husband, Connor E. Fox Sr. on March 20, 2001; grandson, Jason Lee Welch; sister, Harriet McEuen.
Eleanor was a member of the First Christian Church, GFWC Weirton Women's Club, and the Business and Professional Women. She was retired from the Eleanor T. Fox Insurance Agency, Weirton, WV.
Surviving are daughters, Thalia Lee Camp (Steven) of Atlanta, GA, Susan Welch (Terry) of Weirton, WV; sons, George Fox of New Manchester, WV, Connor E. Fox Jr. (Joanne) of Bavington, PA; grand-children, Justin, Ashlee, Tyler, Gregory, and Eli; brother, Clarence L. Thomas (Patricia) of Colorado Springs, CO.
At the request of Eleanor, she will be cremated. There will be no visitation. Inurnment will be at Union Cemetery, Cadiz, OH.
The family would like to express their appreciation to the eighth floor staff at Weirton Medical Center, the staff at Grace Cottage, Grandview Terrace, and the Weirton Geriatric Center for the exceptional care that was provided.
Memorial contributions may be made in Eleanor's memory to the First Christian Church, 3252 Main Street, Weirton, WV 26062. Arrangements have been entrusted to Steel & Wolfe Funeral Home, Inc., Weirton, WV. www.steelandwolfe.com