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Phyllis Lorene (Ridenour) Bolyard

July 30, 1939 ~ October 27, 2021 (age 82)


Phyllis Lorene Bolyard 82, of Rowlesburg died Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at J. W. Ruby Hospital.

She was born July 30, 1939, in Tunnelton, a daughter of the late Archie and Edna Loar Ridenour.

She was a member of the Red Oak Gospel Temple Church.  Phyllis was a homemaker, loved gardening and enjoyed her grandchildren.

She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Paul Bolyard; two sons, Andrew Bolyard of Rowlesburg and Thomas (Marcia) Bolyard of Fellowsville; two daughters, Edna (Sheldon) Moreland of Rowlesburg and Angela (Joseph) Long of Tunnelton; four grandsons, Tyler, Nathaniel and Brett Bolyard and Buck Moreland; a granddaughter, Emily Moreland; two brothers, Clinton Ridenour of Kingwood and Robert Ridenour of Tunnelton and a sister, Lucille Funk of Reedsville.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a sister, Clara Stevens; four sisters-in-law, Eleanor Ridenour, Dorothy Wolfe and Madilyn and Sarah Bolyard and five brothers-in-law, Kenneth Funk, Lee, Kermit and Hall Bolyard and Robert Wolfe.

Friends may call at the Burke Funeral Home in Rowlesburg on Saturday, October 30 from 4-8 pm where funeral services will be held at 1 pm Sunday, October 31, 2021 with Reverend Robert Anderson officiating.  Interment will follow in the Red Rock Cemetery.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Phyllis Lorene (Ridenour) Bolyard, please visit our floral store.


October 30, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Burke Funeral Home
24 Chestnut Street
Rowlesburg, WV 26425

Funeral Service
October 31, 2021

1:00 PM
Burke Funeral Home
24 Chestnut Street
Rowlesburg, WV 26425

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