Effie Ferguson formerly of Wayne County

Effie Ferguson, 75, of St. Albans, WV, formerly of Cleveland, OH and Wayne County, WV, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2013 at the home of her daughter in St. Albans, WV. Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Friday, March 22, 2013 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne, WV. Burial will follow at the Stephens Cemetery at Wayne. She was born February 24, 1938 at Wayne, a daughter of the late Milton and Delpha Adkins Aliff. She retired from Alcoa Aluminum in Cleveland, OH. Two daughters, Rosalie Ferguson and Wanda Stephenson, a sister, Sadie Stephens, and two brothers, Tommy and Sherman Aliff, also preceded her in death. Survivors include two daughters, Brenda Tomblin (Charles) of St. Albans, WV, and Charlene Skyles (Terry) of Clendenin, WV; a son, Helva Ferguson, Jr. (Patty) of Aquilla, TX; four sisters, Mary Lou Ferguson and Madilene Lester of Lavalette, WV, Josie Adkins and Flossie Stevens of Wayne, WV; two brothers, Charles Aliff of Wayne, WV, and Carl Aliff of Twinsburg, OH and a host of grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She will be sadly missed by all. Friends may call from 6-9 p.m. Thursday at Morris Funeral Home.