Nolah Pearl Modesitt

b. 1 October 1902, d. 11 March 1988

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Birth*Nolah Pearl Modesitt was born on 1 October 1902 at Eva, Ritchie County, WV.1 
Marriage*She married Luther Earl Brown, son of William A Brown and Susan Miller, on 3 July 1926 at Parkersburg, Wood County, WV.2 
Death*Nolah Pearl Modesitt died on 11 March 1988 at Pleasant Valley Hospital, Point Pleasant, WV, at age 85.3 
Obituary*Her obituary published on 12 March 1988 at Parkersburg News, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; Nolah Pearl Brown, 84, of 701 17th Street, Vienna, died Saturday afternoon at the Pleasant Valley Hospital in Point Pleasant, WV.

She was born in Ritchie County, a daughter of the late Edgar Preston and Carrie F. Knight Modesitt. She was a member of the Summit Valley United Methodist Church and the Vienna Chapter No 151, Order of the Eastern Star.

She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Lois Blair of Point Pleasant; three grandchildren, Douglas and Gregory Blair and Susan Saxon; and a great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her husband,Luther Earl Brown, in 1975.

Services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Vaughan Funeral Home. The Rev. Perry Stewart will officiate. Burial will be in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 7-9 p.m. Monday and until time of service Tuesday.3 
Burial*She was buried on 14 March 1988 at Mt Olivet Cemetery, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV.3 
Headstone*Headstone on 15 March 1988 at Mt Olivet Cemetery, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV.4


Luther Earl Brown b. 7 July 1892, d. 5 October 1975

Last Edited30 Jan 2011


  1. [S32] Ritchie County WV Birth Record.
  2. [S1] Wood County WV Marriage Record.
  3. [S7] Obituary.
  4. [S113] Headstone.