Mary Lee McIntire, age 83, of White Sulphur Springs, passed away peacefully on Monday, December 7, 2020, with family by her side.
She was born August 20, 1937 at Rainelle, WV, a daughter of the late Ernest “Hard Rock” and Kathlyn “Nootsie” Vance Sanders. Other family members preceding her in passing are a daughter, Michelle “Shelly” McIntire and husband, George “Sonny” McIntire; two sisters, Linda Ruth Sanders and Peggy Viars; and brother, Ernest “Ernie” Sanders.
Mary was a retired dietician; most recently a cashier for G.W. Lewis. Mary was a member and past president of Eastern Star and was also a member of the White Sulphur Springs Women’s Club. She was a member of ANI – Appalachian Nation of Indians. Mary was an accomplished pianist – playing in churches and giving piano lessons to many in Greenbrier County.
Mary attended Bethesda Church in White Sulphur Springs. Her many interests included gardening, playing the piano, decorating, and spending time with her family.
Left to cherish her memory are her children, a son, Mike McIntire and wife, Alicia, and a daughter, Sandy McIntire-Peters and husband, Robert; a sister, Beverly Dawn Jones and husband, John; grandson, Aaron Brandon Wright; 2 great-grandsons, Roman and Paxton Wright; 3 step-great-granddaughters. Also surviving are numerous cousins, nephews, and nieces.
A celebration of life to honor her memory will be held Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 2 p.m. at Rosewood Cemetery Mausoleum in Lewisburg, WV, with Pastor Chad Dingess officiating.
The family suggests making a donation to the Shelly McIntire Scholarship at the Bank of Monroe at 790 North Jefferson Street in Lewisburg, WV 24901.
Please send online condolences by visiting www.WallaceandWallaceFH.com.
Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in White Sulphur Springs is in charge of arrangements.