Ilene Toney Brumfield of Wayne
Ilene Toney Brumfield, 87, of Wayne, WV passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2012 after a short illness and is resting in paradise awaiting the second coming of the Lord. Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, March 29, 2012 at the Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne with Rev. Jake Steele and her grandson Elder Jody Thompson officiating. Burial followed in the Elmwood Cemetery, Wayne. She was born February 22, 1925 in Wayne, WV to the late Alden and Cassie Adkins Toney. Ilene was a retired superintendent’s secretary for the Wayne County Board of Education and was a former deputy for the Wayne County Clerk’s Office. She was also a member of Wayne United Methodist Church and formerly the Spurlock United Methodist Church, a member of the Wayne Woman’s Club and a former Democratic Committee woman. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, George Brumfield; sisters Eliza Asbury and husband, Lucian, and Erma Toney; brothers Clyde Toney and wife, Mary, infant Carl Toney, Bert Toney and wife, Anita, Lynn Toney, Bob Toney and wife, Connie, Don Toney and wife, Evelyn, and Alden “A.K.” Toney; and brother-in-law, Victor Crockett. Survivors include a daughter, Cheryl Thompson and husband, Roger and a son, George A. Brumfield and wife, Joyce, all of Wayne, WV; two sisters, Mae Crockett of Wayne, WV, and Olive Booth and husband, Noah of Sanford, FL; three brothers, Kyer Toney and wife, Corine of Cumming, GA, Jim Toney and wife, Dorothy of McKinney, TX, and Gary Toney and wife, Judy of Brighton, MI; two sisters-in-law, Anna Faye Toney of Wayne, WV and Betty Toney of Palm Harbor, FL; seven grandchildren, Chris Brumfield of Wayne, WV, Tracy Brumfield and wife, Nikki of Martha, WV, Roger W. Thompson and wife, Angie, Terry Thompson and wife, Charlotte, Brent Thompson, Michelle Followay and husband, Chip, and Jody Thompson and wife, Nikki, all of Wayne, WV; 16 great-grandchildren, Taylor and Lindsey Brumfield, Cole and Blake Tilley, Carrie Ann, Emily, Kaylee, Travis, Jason, Katie, Jennie, Paden, Courtney and Kinley Thompson, and Justin and Carlie Followay; and a special friend, Yaeko Perry of Wayne.