Olive Virginia Himelrick Taylor 81 of Moundsville, WV died Sunday, December 6, 2015, at Moundview Health Care, Moundsville, WV.
She was born March 16, 1934 in Glen Easton, WV, a daughter of the Franklin Doyle Moore and Violet Lemons Moore.
She was a retired registered nurse with Reynolds Memorial Hospital and later worked at Williamson Medical Center and NHC Nursing Home in Tennessee. Olive was an active member with Marshall County Homemakers and a 4H Leader. She was a member of the Church of Christ in Moundsville.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, James Himelrick Sr.; six sisters, Merle Goodman, Dolly Wood, Dorothy Kuhn, Frances Kerns, Helen Moore and Marvell Wellman.
She is survived by a son, James (Karen) Himelrick, Jr. of Brentwood, TN; a daughter, Jeanne (Daniel) Melchiori of Moundsville; two brothers, Dale Moore of Alabama and Lloyd Moore of Ohio; two sisters, Mary Burkhardt of Ohio and Hazel Reynolds of Alabama; 6 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and 2 foster children, Charles Himelrick of WV and Janet White of TN.
Friends will be received Tuesday, December 8, 2015 from 2-4pm and 6-8pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby Vance Chapels, 118 Grant Avenue, Moundsville where services will be held Wednesday, December 9, 2015 at 2pm with Evangelist Gene West officiating.
Interment will be held at 1pm Friday, December 11, 2015 at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Franklin, TN.
Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.altmeyer.com.