Mrs. Bertie (Johnson) David, 88, a former resident of Route 3, Talbott Road, Belington, departed this life Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013, in Talbott Personal Care Home in Belington where she had been a patient for quite some time.
She was born July 23, 1925, in Belington, a daughter of the late James H. and Mary M. (Skidmore) Johnson.
On Jan. 28, 1969, she was united in marriage to George E. David Sr., who preceded her in death Oct. 28, 1989.
She is survived by one son, George E. David II of Belington; two stepchildren, Eric David of Fairchance, Pa., and Georgetta Nelson of Frankfort, Ky.; and former daughter-in-law, Janet David of Belington. Also surviving are one sister-in-law, Lucille Johnson of Belington; one brother-in-law, Dearl Hines of Spartanburg, Pa.; two grandchildren, George David III and wife, Kayla, of Belington and Eric David of Belington; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by three sisters, Isabelle Haverty, Evelena Hines and infant, Amy Johnson; and two brothers, Andy and Harry Johnson.
Mrs. David graduated Belington High School with the class of 1944, She formerly worked at Davis Memorial Hospital as a nurse's aide and was a homemaker. She attended Concord United Methodist Church.
Friends will be received at Talbott Funeral Home in Belington from 5 to 9 p.m. today and Thursday until 1 p.m., the funeral hour when final rites will be conducted from the funeral home chapel with Pastor Hank Sharrow officiating. Interment will follow in Trinity Cemetery near Belington.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions be made to Trinity Cemetery, 175 Ridge Lane, Belington, WV 26250. Talbott Funeral Home in Belington is in charge of the arrangements for Mrs. Bertie (Johnson) David. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.talbottfuneralhome.com.