FORT ASHBY, WV – Carol Fay Shanholtz Kenney, 79, of Fort Ashby, passed away Saturday, June 24, 2017, at her residence after a long illness.

Born September 4, 1937, she was the daughter of Ellis and Ruth Shanholtz. She was formerly married to Donald W. Kenney.

Surviving are her son, Gregory Kenney, of Hollywood, FL; and grandchildren, Adam Kenney, of New York City, and Jessica Kenney, of Atlanta, GA.

Carol attended Fort Ashby High School. She was Mineral County Fair Queen. Carol worked for Westons Department Stores, Mary Kay Cosmetics, Olan Mills Photography, Cumberland Airlines, Dulles Express Air, Kay Jewelers, and Zales Jewelers.

Carol was a vibrant younger woman who loved to travel and socialize. Her interests were dancing, collecting jewelry, floral arrangements, fashion, and visiting her grandchildren in Florida.

A graveside service will be conducted at Restlawn Memorial Gardens in the mausoleum on Friday, June 30, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.

Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A. is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.

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