|Birth: ||Mar. 23, 1922|
|Death: ||Oct. 4, 2005|
GLOUCESTER — Eloise W. Fary, 83, of Gloucester, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2005, in Riverside Regional Medical Center. She was the widow of Emmett Randolph Fary Sr.
Born and raised on the Piankatank River at Deep Point she was the youngest of six children of the late Ethelbert and Mamie Roane Wilson .
Besides being a loving, dedicated mother and grandmother she was an insurance underwriter/office manager for Southside Insurance Agency for many years. As a creative homemaker, her talents included baking, cake decorating, flower arranging, sewing, and upholstering.
Before her declining health she had been an active member of Olive Branch United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her children, E. Randolph "Randy" Fary Jr. and his wife, Joanne, of Gloucester, Linda F. Williams and her husband, Gordon, of Hayes, Mary F. Altemus and her husband, William H. "Buddy" Jr., of Gloucester, Sally F. Trower and her husband, Philip, of Gloucester; three brothers, Welford Wilson of Harcum, Edwin Wilson of Deltaville, Earl Wilson of Salisbury, Md.; her grandchildren, Katherine Fary, David Fary, Emily Webb, Ann Petersen, Heather West, Geoffrey Williams, Sarah Altemus, William Altemus III, Jeanne Trower Virginia Trower; her great-grandchildren, Emma West, Ethan West, and Madison Altemus. She is also survived by a special niece Donna Wilson. She was preceded in death by her sisters, Elsie Boyd and Alice Hogg. ￼
The funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, at Olive Branch United Methodist Church, Harcum, Va. by the Rev. Rita Staul.
The family will receive friends at Andrews Funeral Home, Gloucester, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Friday.
The home of Mary F. Al-temus will be available to receive friends at other times.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Gloucester Vol. Fire & Rescue Squad, P. O. Box 1417, Gloucester, VA or Olive Branch United Methodist Church Memorial Association, 10833 Harcum Road, Gloucester, VA 23061.
The family would like to express their thanks to the staff of Gloucester House.
(Daily Press, Newport News, VA; 9 Oct 2005)
Ethelbert Wilson (1877 - 1960)
Mamie Leone Roane Wilson (1889 - 1964)
Emmett Randolph Fary (1917 - 2004)*
Elsie Viola Wilson Boyd (1905 - 2000)**
Alice Leona Wilson Hogg (1909 - 2001)*
Welford Roane Wilson (1910 - 2008)*
Edwin William Wilson (1915 - 2009)*
Eloise Wilson Fary (1922 - 2005)
Olive Branch United Methodist Church Cemetery
Created by: Tom B
Record added: Aug 20, 2012
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