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Thursday December 29th, 2016

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Violet Jean Messer


Violet Jean (Elkins) Messer 80, of Monaville departed this life Tuesday, December 27, 2016 at her residence.  She was born February 13, 1936 in Nolan, WV, to the Late Hewie and Rosie (Stepp)  Elkins.  She was a homemaker.  In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her grandparents, her husband; Roy Lee Messer, one daughter; Rose Marie Messer and several brothers and sisters.  Those left to cherish her memories are three sons; Thomas L. Duncan of Logan, Jerry G. Duncan of Rossmore and Frank Messer of Monaville, two daughters; Susan (Mickey) Webb of Monaville and Kathy (Mark) Keyser of Stollings, two brothers; John (Ruth) Elkins of Verdunville and Ricky Joe Elkins of Monaville, Fifteen Grandchildren, Eighteen Great-Grandchildren and Two Great-Great-Grandchildren.  In honoring Violet’s request, there will be a private family graveside service 11:00 A.M. Thursday, December 29, 2016 at Highland Memory Gardens, with her brother John Elkins speaking.  Pallbearers will be her grandsons.  Collins Funeral Home of Switzer is in charge of the arrangements.  Condolences may be left @ www.collinsfuneralhomewv.com./

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A candle was lit in memory of Violet Messer

Jennifer McNeely Dec 29 2016 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss, Violet was a wonderful woman. She will be missed

Jennifer McNeely Dec 29 2016 12:00 AM

Love & prayers .May fond memories comfort your hearts.
James B. & Anice(Sias) Jones

James B. & Anice(Sias) Jones Dec 29 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Violet Messer

JUDY BONELLI Dec 28 2016 12:00 AM

Phillip, I'm so sorry for your loss of your grandmother, I know you loved her very much. If you need anything i'm here for you. Love and prayers. Judy Bonelli

Judy Bonelli Dec 28 2016 12:00 AM

Sue, so sorry for the loss of your mother. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Maggie Bell-Pancake Dec 27 2016 12:00 AM

To the Messer/Duncan family, you are all in my thoughts and prayers, Love Aunt Peanut and The Messer boys

Goldie Messer Dec 27 2016 12:00 AM

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A MONET'S GARDEN TABLE BASKET was sent on December 27, 2016

Aunt Violet I will miss you ..Love Connie Messer

Expression of Sympathy Dec 27 2016 12:00 AM