Floy Rea Witham
Lifelong local resident Floy Rea Witham, 96, of Rainier, passed away Nov. 25, 2017, at the Hospice Care Center with family by her side.
She was born Feb. 1, 1921, in Rainier, to Abiga Lee and Lydia (Mysinger) Rea. She married Cyril B. Witham on Easter morning March 24, 1940.
Floy was preceded in death by her husband, Cyril in April 1996; a son-in-law, Chuck Pearce; a granddaughter, Debbi Bricco; and nine siblings.
She is survived by two daughters and a son-in-law, Kathy and Wayne Bricco of Albany, Ore., and Darlene Pearce of Rainier; and a granddaughter and her husband, Tami and Scott Stackelhouse of Tigard, Ore.
The family is grateful to Micheal and Bambi Brusco, Kristine Davis and Shirley Anthony for the 15 years of loving care they provided Floy.
Floy was a member of Rainier United Methodist Church and the Fern Hill Grange. A celebration of Floy’s life is planned for 2 p.m. Saturday at the United Methodist Church, 101 East C. St. in Rainier. Pastor Michele Hollaway will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to the United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 188 Rainier, OR 97048 or the Community Home Health & Hospice, P.O. Box 2067, Longview, WA 98632.