Reba Jo Merical

Reba Jo Merical

November 29, 1945 - May 13, 2021

Reba Jo Merical, 75, of Millwood, WV, passed away on May 13, 2021, at Holzer Medical Center in Gallipolis, Ohio.

She was born on November 29, 1945, in Jackson County, WV, daughter of the late Charles Wilbur and Blanche Buena Bennett Shinn.

Reba was a member of the Cottageville United Methodist Church. She had been a bookkeeper at Almeda’s in Ravenswood, also a clerk at Dollar General, and a home health aide.

She is survived by her brothers, Lonnie Shinn, Clayton Shinn, and Charles “Chuck” Shinn; 3 sisters, Annabelle Flesher, Patsy Sailor, and Mildred Biles; daughters, Michele Stephens (Greg); Kimberly Fisher (Jeffrey) and Monica “Lynn” Cossin (Scott); 7 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; and her BFF, Dorothy Walker.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her brother, Danny, and husband, Doug, who died in February, 2021.

The funeral service will be held on Monday, May 17, 2021, at 12:00 pm at Roush Funeral Home with Pastor Vera Archer officiating. The burial will follow in Jackson County Memory Gardens in Cottageville.

Friends may visit the family at the funeral home on Monday from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm.

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