Edna Shuttlesworth – Dominion Post
Edna M. Shuttlesworth, 91, a Morgantown resident, passed away Friday, Oct. 8, 2021, in the WV Caring Hospice Inpatient Unit in Elkins. She was born March 22, 1930 in Elkins, a daughter of the late Maxwell and Bessie Collins Moats. She married Paul S. Shuttlesworth who preceded her in death in 1998.
He is survived by two children John Shuttlesworth and Kim Larew and Roger Shuttlesworth and wife Belinda, all of Morgantown; two daughters, Sherley Shuttlesworth, of Morgantown, and Carolyn Cowman and husband Jim, of North Carolina; two sisters, Francis Moore, of Elkins, Ralphetta Cordes, of Florida; four grandchildren, Courtney Oosterhouse and wife Jake and children Olivia, Breaken and Mason, Kristen and Caleb Oruth, Ashley Williams and wife Dave and children Madison and Gabriella and Josh Shuttlesworth and wife Joycelyn; and step-grandchildren, Sam and wife Erin and children, Case, Belen and Jennifer. Many brothers and sisters also preceded him in death.
Edna retired from West Virginia University where she worked as a head baker and a member of Toms Run Homemakers and Mount Harmony Church.
A funeral service will be held at the Little Arlington Cemetery of the American Legion near Elkins, at 4 pm on Monday, Oct. 11. Pastor Andria Thomason will deliver and follow the interment. Masks and social distance are recommended for those attending the service. Memorial contributions may be made to the WV Caring Hospice Inpatient Unit, 169 Diamond St., Elkins, WV 26241 in memory of Mrs. Shuttlesworth. Elkins Tomblyn Funeral Home oversaw the arrangements for Edna M. Shuttlesworth.