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Josephine A. (Foster) Humphrey
May 20, 1935 ~ January 22, 2024 (age 88) 88 Years Old
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Josephine A. Humphrey age 88 of Belva, WV joined her parents and siblings in Heaven on January 22, 2024. Born at Vaughan, WV May 20, 1935 to Frank and Elsie Foster and stepdaughter of Dola Foster. She was preceded in death by her sisters Radie Price, Emogene Boothe, Imogene Craze, Mildred O'Dell, Eva Baker and Mazie Markle. Brothers, Preston Foster, Fred Backus and Okey Brown. She is survived by her loving daughter Brenda (Tim) McKinney of Fayetteville, WV. Her son Michael (Lorie) Humphrey of Grandy, NC. Grandsons Christopher (Whitney) Humphrey of Charleston, WV and Jason McKinney of Moundsville, WV. Great Grandchildren Cassie and Maddie Humphrey of Charleston, WV as well as many nieces, nephews and special friends.
Josephine was a generous and hard working lady who was always there for family and friends. She was employed many years at Hamm's Store and CVS in Gauley Bridge, where she retired as a Pharmacy Tech. She was a lifelong member of the Alta Church of God. Her children were the joy of her life, her grandchildren were the apple of her eye.
Service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday January 26th at Pennington-Smith Funeral Home, Gauley Bridge, Pastor Timothy Young officiating. Friends may visit one hour prior to service. Burial will be Tuesday January 30 at Kanawha Valley Memorial Gardens, Glasgow.
Pennington Smith is honored to be serving the Humphrey family.