|Birth: ||Oct. 17, 1922|
|Death: ||Sep. 7, 2010|
Phoebia Ann Black Doak, 87, of Oak Grove, Marietta, passed away at 2:15 a.m. on Tuesday (Sept. 7, 2010) at her home.
She was born on Oct. 17, 1922, at Mannington, W.Va., a daughter of James Fredrick Black and Lucy Shepphard Wright Black. Phoebia graduated in 1940 from Bristol High School and 1943 from Marietta College. She had taught science and history in Elizabeth and Williamstown. She was a member of Christ United Methodist Church, PEO-Chapter BH, Sigma Kappa, Muskingum Garden Club, Oak Grove Missionary Society, Washington County Historical Society and had been a 29-year member of Camp Hervida Board.
On Aug. 18, 1950, she married Robert L. Doak, who preceded her in death on March 31, 2008. Phoebia is survived by two sons and one daughter, Fredrick I. Doak, William R. (Sam) Doak, and Jane (David) Lennox, all of Marietta; seven grandchildren, Gayle, Hillary, and Reed Lennox and Linn, Liza, Liam and Emma Doak.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Katy Jo.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday (Sept. 10) at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with the Rev. Diann O'Bryant officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home after 2 p.m. on Thursday with family present from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Burial will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery in Parkersburg.
September 8, 2010
The Marietta Times
Robert L. Doak (1922 - 2008)*
Mount Olivet Cemetery
West Virginia, USA
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