Cumberland Times-News


March 28, 2013

MARGARET W. WELCH [Burlington, W.Va.]

BURLINGTON, W.Va. — Margaret W. Welch, 95, of Dry Run Road, Burlington, W.Va., died Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at the Heartland of Keyser Nursing Home.

Born on Oct. 21, 1917, at Burlington, W.Va., she was a daughter of the late Judson Wesley and Maggie Mae (Leatherman) Welch. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Ulala Baker and three brothers, Calvin, Creed and James Welch.

Miss Welch was a lifelong farmer on the Welch Family Farm on Dry Run Road.

The last member of her immediate family, she is survived only by several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at the Smith Funeral Home, Burlington Chapel, on Tuesday, April 2, 2013, from noon to 2 p.m.

A funeral service will be conducted immediately following the visitation at 2 p.m. in the funeral home with Pastor Samuel Biser officiating.

Private interment will be in the Welch Family Cemetery, Burlington.

Condolences and personal reflections to the family may be left after Miss Welch's obituary at


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