Wilma Parr

Wilma Lou “Willie” Parr, 73 of Colliers, WV, died peacefully on Friday, June 7, 2019, at home.

Born on November 18, 1946, in New Martinsville, WV, a daughter of the late Robert L. and Marie (Thomas) Leasure.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her loving husband, Raymond Parr; and her son, Robert W. “Bobby” Parr.

Wilma graduated from Weir High School. She retired from Able Concrete, where she worked as a bookkeeper.

Wilma was Protestant by faith. Wilma was an avid fan of the WV Mountaineers and the Pittsburgh Steelers and enjoyed knitting and crocheting.

Wilma is survived by two devoted sons, Lee (Deidra) Parr of Avella, PA, and Bruce (Sandy) Parr of Colliers, WV; a sister, Dolly Childers of Weirton, WV; and four grandchildren, Kyleigh, Shyann, Haley, and Hayden “Bub” Parr.

Visitation for Wilma will be held on Monday, June 10, from 4-7 p.m., and again on Tuesday, June 11, from 9 a.m., until time of funeral services at 10 a.m., with Pastor Larry Garrison officiating at the Mullenbach Funeral Home, 669 Main St. Follansbee, WV.

Interment will follow in Mt Aris Cemetery in Middlebourne, WV, with Pastor Mike Lenz officiating.

Arrangements were entrusted to the Mullenbach Funeral Home, 669 Main St. Follansbee, WV.