Goldie C. Henry, 86

February 05, 2009

OCT. 1, 1922-FEB. 4, 2009

McCONNELLSBURG, Pa. - Goldie Clara Rachel Henry, 86, formerly of McConnellsburg, died Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2009, at Falling Spring Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Chambersburg, Pa.

Born Oct. 1, 1922, in Needmore, Pa., she was the daughter of the late John and Luella Hann Mellott.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William R. Henry.

In 1986, she retired from the Fulton County (Pa.) Medical Center, where she worked in the dietary department as a cook.

She was a member of the VFW auxiliary.

She is survived by one daughter, Sandra K. Smith Souders of Jefferson, Md.; two sisters, Dollie G. Keith of Chambersburg and Esta Pittman of McConnellsburg; four brothers, Preston A. Mellott, Frank E. Mellott and Stanley E. Mellott, all of McConnellsburg, and Chalmer M. Mellott of Clear Ridge, Pa.; two grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; nieces; nephews; and cousins.


She was preceded in death by two brothers, Lee F. Mellott and James B. Mellott; one niece; and one nephew.

Services will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home in McConnellsburg. The Rev. John Godissart will officiate. Burial will be in Union Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. and Saturday from noon to 1 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to the charity of one's choice.

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