Ella Imogene Wilson Kinney, 76, of Cameron, West Virginia, died peacefully surrounded by her family on Sunday, October 7, 2018.
She was born on May 28, 1942, in Moundsville, West Virginia, the daughter of Albert Wilson and Effie Morgan Wilson.
Ella was a homemaker and a member of Wolf Run Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, as well as a son, Randy L. Kinney and a grandson, Tyler Cottrell. She was also preceded in death by her sisters, Doris, Dolly, Irene, Audry, Ina, Betty, Dessie, Hazel and Ruth, and her brothers, Glen, David, Phillip, Bill, and Eugene.
Ella is survived by her husband of 56 years, Leon L. Kinney; her daughters, Sheila (Sam) Cottrell; Jodi (Robert) Neely; son, Rodney (Debbie) Kinney; grandchildren Ashley (Nick) Hughes, Stefanie (Doug) Gould, Cole Cottrell, Jessica Vucelik, Darren Kinney, Matthew Kinney, Kyle Kinney, Layne Neely, and Noah Neely; and great-grandchildren Owen Hughes, Dylan Hughes, Gavin Gould, Graysen Gould, Odin Vucelik and Maci Wells, as well as several nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her “bonus” grandchildren, Hunter Gould, as well as Erica Riffle, Dakota Riffle, Braden Riffle, and their children Cooper, Alayna, Maverick, Watson, and Rawlins, and her special furry friend, Tessa.
Ella had a deep love of music and singing and spent the final hours of her life listening to gospel hymns and country classics. She also enjoyed bird watching, traveling, and going to car shows and bluegrass festivals with her husband and friends.
Friends will be received Thursday, October 11, 2018, from 3-5 pm and 7-9pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby Vance Chapels, 118 Grant Avenue, Moundsville, where funeral services will be held Friday, October 12, 2018, at 1 pm with Pastor Bill Kittle officiating.
Interment will follow at Wolf Run Baptist Church Cemetery, Cameron
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com