2017-08-23 / Obituaries

Beatrice M. Kidwell


Beatrice May Kidwell, 94, of Paw Paw, died Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at the home of her daughter.

Born May 9, 1923 at Higginsville, she was the daughter of the late Harvey Lester Saville and Mary Grabiel Saville.

A 1942 graduate of Romney High School, she was a cook for Paw Paw Schools for 25 years, was a member of the Paw Paw United Methodist Church and Morgan County Schools Service Personnel.

Surviving are one daughter, Joanna Cowgill, Paw Paw; two sons, Gary Kidwell, Slanesville and L. Kent Kidwell, Martinsburg; two sisters, Iona Potter, Augusta and Mary Moroney, Winchester, Va.; eight grandchildren, Carla Astrab, Steve Cowgill, Ruchelle Cowgill, Kim Moreland, Tony Moser, Eric Kidwell, Candace Kidwell and Danielle Alley; six greatgrandchildren and one greatgreat granddaughter.

Preceding her in death was her husband whom she married July 14, 1943, died on November 15, 1972; one brother, Roy Saville and two sisters, Lyla Grow and Twila Martin.

Funeral service was held Saturday, August 12 at Paw Paw United Methodist Church. Rev. Darlene Powers officiated. Interment was at Camp Hill Cemetery, Paw Paw.

Memorials can be made to the Paw Paw United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 302, Paw Paw, WV 25434.

Arrangements were handled by Kimble Funeral Home, Paw Paw.

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