Lena L. McDermitt age 79, of Henderson, went to be with her lord September 11, 2013, at Holzer Medical Center with her family at her side.
Lena was born May 24, 1934, to the late Ronald and Midred (Darst) Woomer. Besides her parents Lena is preceded in death by her late husband, Pearl E. McDermitt, Sr.; one son, Pearl Edward McDermitt, Jr.; brother, William Woomer; and a sister, Pearl Cole.
Lena retired from Lakin Hospital and attended Point of Faith Church, Lena was a loving mother and she was a very proud grandma that enjoyed spending time with, and bragging on, her grandchildren.
She is survived by three children, son Donnie (Georina) McDermitt of Pliny, daughter Susie (Marvin) Wooten of Point Pleasant and Teresa (David) Hereford of Henderson; also surviving are brothers James Woomer of Henderson and Lewis (Bernice) Woomer of Florida; her pride and joys are her eight grandkids and nine great-grandkids; brother and sister in-law Johnny (Pat) McDermitt, also of Point Pleasant, along with several cousins, nieces, and nephews.
Visitation for Lena will be at Crow-Hussell Funeral Home on Friday September 13, 2013, from 6-8 p.m. Funeral service will be Saturday, September 14, 2013, at the funeral home beginning at 11 a.m. with Pastor Robert Patterson officiating. Arrangements have been entrusted to Crow-Hussell Funeral Home. Friends and family may register on-line at: crowhussellfh.com.