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Obituary for Mitzielou Cecil (Gilbert)

Mitzielou Cecil, 88, of Proctor, WV died Sunday, December 27, 2020 at Wetzel County Hospital.

Mitzie was born November 2, 1932 in BeBee, WV; daughter of the late Osney and Lucille (Mason) Gilbert.

She was retired from the former Witschey’s Market, member of the Antioch Christian Church and Rebecca Lodge #157 in New Martinsville, WV.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd “Buster” Cecil; two infant daughters, Patricia and Nancy; grandson, Gregory Maine; two brothers, Mason and Ray Gilbert and a sister, Janice O’Neil.

Surviving are two sons, William (Susie) Cecil of Paden City and Edward Cecil of AL, three daughters, Linda Sue (Darrell) Pritt of FL, Susie Maine of Proctor and Kimberly (Mark) Hickman of Triadelphia, WV; brother, Glenn Gilbert of New Martinsville, WV; three sisters, Shirley Ebert of New Martinsville, WV, Marlene (Austin) Postlethwait of Moundsville, WV and Doris (Larry) Haught of New Martinsville, WV; six grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends and a her beloved dog, Tiger.

Friends received 11 a.m. until time of service at 1 p.m., Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at the Jarvis-Williams Funeral Home in Paden City with Lemoyne Horner officiating with burial to follow in Northview Cemetery in New Martinsville.

Memorial contributions may be made, in Mitzielou’s name, to either New Martinsville or Paden City Fire Departments.