Edna Maye Coen, 91, of Bidwell, passed away on Oct. 8, 2011.
She was born on August 27, 1920 in Wellsburg, W.Va., daughter of the late Richard Arthur Givens and Losia LaZetta Newell Givens. She was a member of the Faith Baptist Church in Rodney. She was also a member of the DAV post #53 Ladies Auxillary.
She is survived by her daughter, Barbara and Bob Taylor of Gallipolis; son, Mel and Janet Coen Jr. of Bidwell; grandchildren: Rusty Taylor, Jeff Taylor, Lori and Rick Clifton, Lisa and Mickey Gilbert, Robin and Phil Bailey, Chris Coen, Melanie and JJ Schmidli; great grandchildren: Jacob Gilbert, Brice Clifton, Justin, Mathew and Megan Rose Bailey; sister, E. Sue Porter of Bidwell; sisters-in-law, Jeanette White Givens and Thelma Smith both of Wellsburg; special friends, Ellen Darby and Betty Louden.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin C. Coen, Sr.; Brothers and Sisters: Ollie Givens, Florence Stavanus, Mary Ida Colley, Richard Isiah Givens, David Thomas Givens.
Graveside service will be at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2011, at Meigs Memory Gardens.Officiating will be Pastor Jim Lusher. Friends may call from noon until 1 p.m. Wednesday at Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Pomeroy.
The family requests that donations be made to the Faith Baptist Church in Rodney.
An on-line registry is available at www.andersonmcdaniel.com.