Callie Beatrice Simkins Mathews of Wayne

Callie Beatrice Simpkins, Mathews, 87 of Wayne, WV, formerly of Chesapeake, OH, died Monday, February 06, 2012 at Wayne Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 pm Thursday, February 9, 2012 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel by Pastor Michael Dillon and Brother Scott Marshall. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery, Wayne, WV. She was born October 3, 1924 in Wayne County, WV, a daughter of the late Thurman Otterwell Simpkins and Callie Finley Simpkins. Callie was a retired realtor and beautician and was a member of the former Lick Creek Baptist Church. Her husband, Lark Mathews also preceded her in death, along with three brothers, Ozzie Norman Simpkins, Cozzie Nelman Simpkins and Cossie Newbern Simpkins. Survivors include a sister-in-law, Dr. Katherine Simpkins of Huntington, WV and a host of nieces and nephews. Friends may call from 6 to 8 pm Wednesday, February 8, 2012 at Morris Funeral Home, Wayne, WV. The family would like to thank the staff at Wayne Nursing and Rehab for their love and kindness and for always treating “BB” as family.