CUPPY, Iris, 87, of New Cumberland, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012.
Born Aug. 26, 1925 in New Cumberland, WV, a daughter of the late Leslie and Elizabeth (Chapman) Cuppy.
Iris attended Tope Elementary School, a 1943 graduate of NCHS. She retired from the HCB of Education as a financial secretary in superintendent's office.
Iris was an active member of the New Cumberland Christian Church; served on Finance Committee, a former Sunday school teacher and a member of the Point Pleasant Ladies Aide.
She held memberships with the NC Woman's Club (50 years), Swaney Memorial Library (1998), Fairview Grange; Historical Landmark Preservation Committee; Area Representative of CEOS Clubs and Country Belle in 1996. She was active in 4-H for 42 years, as a treasurer, leader, 4-H All Stars, 4-H Pin Wears, Camp Aura Committee. She was inducted into the New Cumberland Hall of Fame in 1998.
A brother, Earle Cuppy also preceded her in death.
Surviving are her sister-in-law, Mary Cuppy of New Cumberland, four nieces, three great-nieces, three great-nephews, two great-great-nieces and two great-great-nephews.
Visitation 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday at the Nixon Funeral Home, New Cumberland, with funeral services 11 a.m. Saturday. Burial will follow at New Cumberland Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Camp Aura 4-H Camp or Swaney Memorial Library.