Loretta Mae Fox

 Loretta Mae Fox, 58, of West Union, WV, departed this life on Monday, July 27, 2020, at United Hospital Center in Bridgeport, WV.

   Loretta was born on August 24, 1961 in Parkersburg, WV, a daughter of the late Charles Brooks and Floretta June (Martin) LeMasters. Loretta graduated from Tyler County High School in 1979, then continued her education and graduated with an Associates nursing degree from Salem College, where she was a part of the National Honor Society. She worked as a registered nurse at Wetzel County Hospital, United Hospital Center, and Doddridge Health Department with home health. She also served as a paramedic for the Doddridge County Emergency Squad for many years. Loretta was affiliated with the Church of Christ, she loved to spend time with her animals, and enjoyed travelling, especially to the beach.

   She is survived by her loving husband, Walter Jeffery “Jeff” Fox; her daughter, Megan Brook Fox of West Union, WV; sister, Brooksetta Kay King of Morgantown, WV; and cherished friends Debbie Bonnell and Terry Underwood of West Union, WV.

   In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her grandparents, Homer and Flora Martin, and Charles and Alta LeMasters.

   Funeral services will take place 11am, Friday, July 31, 2020 at the McCullough-Rogers Funeral Home, Pennsboro, WV. Burial will follow in the West Union Masonic Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8pm on Thursday, at the funeral home. Adhering to the CDC guidelines, face coverings must be worn while inside the funeral home.