Jay C. Toppins of Chapmanville

Jay C. Toppins, 83 of Chapmanville, WV, passed away on November 22, 2011 at Boone Nursing Home. Funeral Services will be held on Friday, November 25, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne, WV. Jay was born on September 5, 1928 and is the son of the late Henry and Sarah Nelson Toppins. Jay is preceded in death by seven brothers, Dewey Toppins, Curney Toppins, Willford Toppins, Willard Toppins, Wilburn Toppins, Carlie Toppins, and Ersel Toppins; four sisters, Shirley Toppins Williamson, Winnie Toppins Webb, Erie Toppins Webb, and Dora Toppins Woolsey. He is survived and missed by his loving wife of eight years, Linda Grimmett Toppins; a son, Jefferson Jay Toppins of Arlington, TX; three grandchildren, Sarah, Daniel and Joshua; a great-grandson, Levi; best friend, Judy Hensley; and his 13 month caregiver, Kathy Trejo. Jay is also survived by several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Friends may call from 11:00 a.m. until time of service on Friday, November 25, 2011.