Lois Evelyn (Mundy) Mahoney passed peacefully on March 27, 2022, at Bowers Hospice House, surrounded by her family. She was the daughter of the late James and Bernice Mundy of Scarbro, WV. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband J. W. (Mike) Mahoney, her son James Michael Mahoney, daughter Rebecca Gay Mahoney, her sister Betty Burnette, her brother James Mundy, and her long-time companion Jack Manning.
She is deeply loved and survived by her daughter Elizabeth Jay (Mahoney, Powell) Revels and son-in-law Noel Revels of Oak Hill, WV, granddaughter Sarah Beth Powell and husband Mike Henning of Oak Hill, WV, granddaughter Jennifer Leigh Powell-Fell and husband Nathan Fell of Fayetteville, WV, grandson Michael Hice of Minneapolis, MN, and great-grandchildren, Lily, Avery, and Carter Fell and Grace Henning.
Lois was a dedicated teacher in Fayette County for many years and continued to substitute teach after her retirement. She was an avid reader and had a quick wit, was unwavering in her kindness, and made the world’s best pumpkin pie and Chex Mix. Her greatest love was her family. Originally a member of Scarbro Baptist Church, she was a faithful member of the Oak Hill Baptist Church for over 67 years.
A service to celebrate her life will be held on Wednesday, March 30, 2022 at Oak Hill Baptist Church at 2:00 pm with pastor Sam Blaylock officiating. Visitation for family and friends will begin at 1:00 pm. Committal service will follow at High Lawn Memorial Park.
The family wishes to thank her beloved caregiver Kathy Farley and the staff of Oak Hill Place, Plateau Medical Center, and Hospice of Southern West Virginia.
In lieu of flowers, gifts can be made to the Oak Hill Baptist Church Building Fund, 613 Lundale Drive, Oak Hill, WV 25901.
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Arrangements were made by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.