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Mary Ledonia Trice, 89, of Charles Town, WV departed this life on Sunday, August 29, 2021, at Canterbury Center in Shepherdstown, WV.

Born June 24, 1932, in Nettie, WV, she was the daughter of the late William Harland Kern and Veda Zell (Chapman) Kern. 

She was a member of Millville Pentecostal Church for over 60 years. While attending faithfully she also taught Sunday school for many years.

Mary was a volunteer for Meals on Wheels.

She is survived by one son, Earl Dale Trice and wife Carol L. of Chloe, WV; former daughter-in-law, Colleen Riley of Inwood, WV; one sister, Susie Frye of Charles Town, WV; five grandchildren, Marsha, Jimmy, Regina, Heidi,and Preston; ten great-grandchildren, McKenzie and Madison, Ayda, Bryce, Colton, Alesis, Ariel, Asher, Gabriel, and Iris.

In addition to her parents, Mary was preceded in death by one son, “Butch” Trice; one daughter, Jean Stanley; three sisters, Pearl Ware, Rhonda Kern, and Louise Butts; and three brothers, Billy, Hickory, and Alfred Kern.

Services were held Thursday, September 2, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. at Eackles-Spencer & Norton Funeral Home, 256 Halltown Road, Harpers Ferry, WV with Reverend Frank James officiating. Interment followed at Rosedale Cemetery in Martinsburg, WV.

The family received friends two hours prior to the service at the funeral home. 

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