10/30/1927 – 7/22/2020,Mrs. Church grew up in Welch and spent most of her life living in Yukon, WV until the passing of her husband Edward Church in 1998. She then moved to Welch until the flood in 2001 destroyed her home. She then moved to Nashville, TN to be close to her daughter and grandchildren. Mrs. Church was known throughout the region for her poetry books. She is survived by a brother Earnest Tuttle, as well as her daughter Emma West, and her grandsons, Stephen Degenhardt and Ken Degenhardt, and also great-grandchildren Trent and Madeline Degenhardt of Nashville, TN.

She will have a burial service on Friday July, 31 at 10am at Iaeger Memorial Cemetery in Roderfield, WV.