June Esther Carder, 94 of Romney, W.Va. passed away peacefully on Monday, July 15, 2019 at Hampshire Center, Romney.

Born on June 14, 1925 in Higginsville, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Charles Lester Haines and Margaret Esther Saville Haines.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her first and second husbands, Willard Wilson Bowen and Chester Leroy Carder. Also preceding her were two brothers, Charles and Clayton Haines, and three sisters, Rosetta Haines, Wilda Tyree and Hilda Wolford.

She was a woman of many talents and skills sets. Throughout her working career, she was a waitress, seamstress/upholsterer, glass factory worker, along with renovating real estate for resale and/or rental before finally owning a restaurant later in life.

She is survived by one daughter, Sondra Bowen McKenery; son-in-law Adam McKenery; granddaughter, Lauren McKenery, along with a very special grand dog, Bella.

Family and friends will be received from 1-2 p.m. on Sunday, July 21, 2019 followed by the funeral  service at McKee Funeral Home Chapel, 115 E. Birch Lane, Romney, WV with Pastor Gary Smith officiating. Interment will follow in Branch Mt. Baptist Cemetery, Three Churches, W.Va.

All arrangements are being handled by McKee Funeral Home, Romney, W.Va.

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