Audrey Kaye Whitlow Painter


God has gained another angel, Audrey Kaye Whitlow Painter passed away Sunday, May 19, 2019.
Born March 5, 1951 in Weirwood, WV she has gone home to be with her mom, Mildred Mullins Whitlow; dad, Claude Whitlow; brothers, Danny, Arnold, and Kerry Wayne Whitlow.
Those left to cherish the memories include her husband, Melvin "Butch" Painter; two sons Melvin Painter, Jr. and spouse Wade Harold, Matt Painter (Christy); daughter Melisa Painter Pennington; brother, Jimmy Whitlow (Cindy); Sisters Donna Suttle (Jerry), Janice Brown, Mona Cook (Bo), Tonia Arthur, Lois Norris, (Chuck), Cindy Lambert and boyfriend Tony, Bertha Blankenship, Martha Whitlow, and Janet MaClinlock; sister in law, Tammy Bowyer (Pete), Patty Davis (Rick), Cheryl Scarbro, and Sandy Vass; grandchildren, Frankie, Sarah Pennington, Tiffany Pennington and fiance Teddy Sweeney, Ty Painter and girlfriend Andrea Treadway, Ramie, Hannah Painter, Preston, Jayden, Drew, Ty, Calab, Alex, Savannah, Teddy jr., Ava, Isabella, Kinley, Parker, Trinity, Raider, Julius, Zion, Hunter, Thomas; two special aunts Gaye Wriston, Dixie Donell. And many nieces, nephews cousins, and great friends.
She never met a stranger and loved everyone she will be missed by many Farewell Mamaw.
Graveside services will be 1:00 PM Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at Pax Community Cemetery in Pax with Pastor Jim Bowyer officiating. Burial will follow after graveside.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to a honorable charity to the American Legion Post 32 at 205 W. Maple Ave. Fayetteville WV, 25840.
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Arrangements were made by Tyree Funeral Home, Mount Hope.
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Crystal Bailey
May 21, 2019
You were one sweet beautiful lady, i will always love and miss you. Love Mat and Crystal Bailey
Gary lafferty
May 20, 2019
Heaven has gained another angel. My condolences to her family and loved ones. Gary and Sharon lafferty