Barbara Jean Delawder, 71, of Old Fields, W.Va., passed away Monday morning, August 19, 2019 at her residence. Born on October 28, 1947 in Petersburg, W.Va., she was a daughter of the late Frank Seymour Davy, Jr and Leota May Shoemaker Davy.

Barbara was a graduate of Hampshire High School, a Golden Horseshoe winner, a 4-H All-Star and a poultry grower for Pilgrims Pride. She also had worked as a pharmacy tech for REVCO and CVS. She enjoyed cooking, canning and yard sales, she loved a bargain. Her grandchildren were everything to her.

Surviving is her husband of 53 years, Kenneth R. Delawder; a daughter, Candice Swick of Old Fields; a son, Kenny R. Delawder, Jr. of Old Fields; a sister, Karen Ann McDonald of Shanks, W.Va; six grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Thursday, August 22, 2019 at the Fraley Funeral Home Chapel, 107 Washington Street with Pastor Donald Judy officiating. Interment will follow at the Elijah High Cemetery, Junction, W.Va. The family will receive friends from 4-7 p.m. Wednesday, August 21 at the funeral home.

Condolences, shared memories and photos may be left on Barbara’s Tribute Wall at

Arrangements are under the direction of the Fraley Funeral Home.

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