Mary L. Golliday, 80

June 27, 2009

FEB. 8, 1929-JUNE 25, 2009

FALLING WATERS, W.Va. - Mary Lucille Golliday, 80, of Falling Waters, W.Va., and formerly of Ellicott City, Md., died Thursday, June 25, 2009, at Heartland of Martinsburg.

Born Feb. 8, 1929, in Oella, Md., she was the daughter of the late James Athelius and Nora Lucille Shifflett Foster.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Allen Estep "George" Golliday, on Nov. 8, 2004.

She was employed by General Electric in Columbia, Md., retiring in 1978.

She was of the Methodist faith.

She was a member of VFW Ladies Auxiliary 7472 of Ellicott City, Md., and IORM Red Feather Council 59 Degrees of Pocohontas of Williamsport, Md.


She is survived by nieces, nephews and one sister-in-law.

She was preceded in death by three brothers, James E. Foster, Billy L. Foster and Larry E. Foster.

Graveside services will be at the convenience of the family.

The family requests the omission of flowers. Memorial donations may be made to John R. Marsh Cancer Center, 11110 Medical Campus Road, Hagerstown, MD 21740 or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942.

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