Leona Fletcher Sims age 85 of Morgantown passed away Thursday, December 17, 2020 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Leona was born December 31, 1934 in Roanoke, WV a daughter of the late Ashby Phillip Abe and Katherine Davis Abe.
Leona had been employed by the Monongalia County Board of Education and had worked in the housekeeping department of Monongalia General Hospital. She was Pentecostal by faith.
Leona enjoyed her family and especially loved being with her grandchildren.
Leona is survived by one daughter, Deborah (Virgil) Nicholson of Morgantown, two sons, David (Crystal) Marshall Fletcher of PA and John Calvin (Carrie) Sims of Morgantown, two step-daughters, Kathy Kerns of Morgantown and Katherine (Henry) Davis of CO, two daughters-in-law, Susie Fletcher and Kay Fletcher, several grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren and one on the way.
Leona was preceded in death by her first husband, William Moser Fletcher, second husband, Luther Dale Sims, three sons, Anthony William Fletcher, Charles Dean, Fletcher and Glenn Steven Fletcher, one sister, Helen Allen and one brother, Steven Abe.
Private services were held at Nicholson Chapel Church on Tuesday with Rev. Kenny Reed officiating. Burial followed at Nicholson Chapel Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.McCulla.com.