Elsie Louise Huggins, 92, of Glen Dale, WV, passed away peacefully, Monday, April 26, 2021 at her son’s home.
She was born September 7, 1928, the daughter of the late Frederick and Elsie (Laippel) Graeb. Elsie was a member of Messiah Lutheran Church in Moundsville and a past member of the Wheeling and Moundsville Women’s Leagues. She was an avid bridge player and enjoyed her monthly bridge club for many years. After graduating from Bridgeport High School, Elsie attended and graduated from OVMC School of Nursing as a registered nurse.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her loving husband of 57 years, Jack S. Huggins, Sr.; one daughter, Christine Huggins Lovelace and her brother, Frederick Graeb.
Elsie is survived by her son, Jack (Terry) Huggins Jr. of Proctor, WV; her daughter, Sue Ann (Pat) Ballard of Dallas, TX; six grandchildren, David (Mary) Lovelace of KY, Emily Hamilton of TX, Katelyn (Anthony) Rans of TX, Lauren (Matt) Deel of Moundsville, Blake Huggins of Moundsville and Kelsey Huggins of Moundsville; 8 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received Thursday, April 29, 2021, from 2-4 & 6-8 pm, at Altmeyer Funeral Homes, Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Ave., where funeral services will take place Friday, April 30 at 10 am. Graveside services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Condolences may be offered to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.