Vera Lynn Tuell

Vera Tuell, 53, of Welch WV, went to her heavenly home Monday, December 2, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. Born January 1, 1966 in, Welch WV she was the daughter of Carolyn Bailey and the late Vernon “Ghost” Bailey of Welch WV. She was a 1984 graduate of Mount View High School and a graduate of National Business College. Before becoming disabled, she spent her career taking care of others; in various positions, including in home caregiver and a medical assistant.

In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by, her daughter, LaDonna Yvonne Tuell, father in law, Charles Bradley Tuell, her loving aunt, Phyllis “Nana” Blankenship, her nephew, Dillon “Bubba” Akins, and brother in law, Ronnie Akins.

Vera was a dedicated wife of 27 years to Timothy Tuell. The best mother and friend to her surviving children, Tiffany Walters and husband Ronnie of Roderfield WV, Timothy Tuell II and wife Brittney of Welch WV. She was the most caring and wonderful nana to her pride and joys, Brandon and Bradley Walters. Vera was excited about the arrival of her third grandchild and the first girl, Brooklynn Walters coming in February. She is also survived by three loving sisters, Janet McHerron, Donna Deskins, and Loretta Akins, as well as a host of Cousins, Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, and Nephews.

In keeping with her wishes, her body will be cremated and a Memorial Service will be held Friday, December 6, 2019 at 5 P.M. at Roderfield Pentecostal Holiness Church in Roderfield, WV with Pastor Michael Brooks Sr. officiating. The family will receive friends from 4 P.M. to 5 P.M. at Roderfield Pentecostal Holiness Church in Roderfield, WV.

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Fanning Funeral Home of Welch is serving the Tuell Family.