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Mary R. Lilly, 82

NOV. 21, 1930-FEB. 14, 2013

February 15, 2013

Mary Ruth Lilly, 82, of Falling Waters, W.Va., and most recently a resident of Coffman Nursing Home in Hagerstown, Md., went to be with the Lord on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, at Coffman Nursing Home.

Born Nov. 21, 1930, in Chapmanville, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Rev. Roy and Nettie Richards Jeffrey.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Raymond Lilly, in 1990.

She was a 1950 graduate of Chapmanville High School in Chapmanville, W.Va.

She was a homemaker.

She was a member of Church of God of Prophecy in Chapmanville, and most recently attended Marlowe Assembly of God.

She volunteered at Homewood Nursing Home in Williamsport, Md.

She is survived by daughter, Janice D. Eccard of Falling Waters; son, Phillip G. Lilly of Powell, Ohio; granddaughters, Mary Joy Eccard of Falling Waters, and Megan Lilly, Elizabeth Lilly and Rebecca Lilly, all of Powell; sister, Orpha J. Workman of Longmont, Colo.; and brother, David Dale Jeffrey of Cleveland, Ohio.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Drisilla Joy Lilly; two sisters, Esther R. Jeffrey and Patricia J. Martin; and four brothers, Nathanial R. Jeffrey, Troy E. Jeffrey, Paul E. Jeffrey and James O. Jeffrey.

Funeral services will be Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport, with Pastor Ray Barger officiating.

The family will receive friends Monday from 1 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Graveside services will be Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Pecks Mill, W.Va., with the Rev. Scott Maynard officiating.

The family requests the omission of flowers. Memorial donations may be made to Coffman Nursing Home Activities Department, 1304 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

The family would like to thank Coffman Nursing Home and its staff for the wonderful care provided to Mary over the past three years.

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