Lyla Enid Nay

Lyla Enid Nay, 96, of Ravenswood, WV, passed away on February 19, 2018, in Ravenswood, WV.

 She was born on September 26, 1921, in Simpson, WV, daughter of the late Oscar and Mary E. Hart Workman.

 Lyla was a member of the Beulah Baptist Church in Pruntytown, WV.  She was a Registered Nurse for 45 yrs., most of it spent at United Hospital Center in Clarksburg, WV.

 She is survived by her sons, Gary R. (Rebecca) Nay of Racine, OH, Larry L. (Sharon) Nay of Ellsinore, MO, Joseph A. (Kimberly) Nay of Sommersville, AL; daughter, Celia L. (Jim) Hetwood of Waupaca, WI; brother, Oscar T. Workman of Ravenswood, WV; 16 grandchildren; and 45 great-grandchildren.

 In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John E. Nay; a son, Bradley E. Nay; two brothers; and two sisters.

 The funeral service will be held on Friday, February 23, 2018, at Union Church in Upshur County, WV, at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Gary Whitescarver officiating.  Burial will follow the service in Mount Union Cemetery.

 Friends may visit the family on Thursday, February 22, 2018, from 6:00-8:00 p.m., at Roush Funeral Home in Ravenswood, and from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., on Friday at the church.

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