Jarrell , Vanessa L. 26
Vanessa Lynn (Craft) Jarrell, 26, of Gassaway, W.Va., went to be with the Lord Sunday, July 21, 2013. Vanessa was born July 21, 1987, in Dunedin, Fla., a daughter of Rodney Craft and Cindy Craft. She was married to David Michael Jarrell Jr., who survives. Vanessa was preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Fletcher Craft and Leerie Craft; and maternal grandfather, Robert Straley. Vanessa is also survived by two daughters, Nevaeh Jarrell and Ayvah Jarrell; one stepdaughter, Aleena Jarrell, all at home; mother-in-law, Shelley Jarrell; maternal grandmother, Louise Straley; one sister, Tawnya Kemerer; one special nephew, Joshua Robert Esch; and several aunts and uncles. Vanessa was Methodist by faith and a member of the Morrison Ridge United Methodist Church. Vanessa was a professional shopper and she loved going to the mall and trying on new clothes. Vanessa also loved to swim, decorate and be with friends. Her biggest joy was making a home for her husband and daughters. Vanessa was a giving person. She loved helping others and will be greatly missed. Family received friends Thursday, July 25, 2013, at STOCKERT-GIBSON-PALETTI FUNERAL HOME, 225 Main St., Flatwoods, W.Va. Funeral services were held Friday, July 26, 2013, in Stockert-Gibson-Paletti Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Jim Malick officiating. Interment followed in Morrison Ridge Cemetery. Memories and words of comfort may be expressed to the family at stocket-sizemore.com. STOCKERT-GIBSON-PALETTI FUNERAL HOME OF FLATWOODS entrusted with services for Vanessa Lynn (Craft) Jarrell. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions be made to the Nevaeh and Ayvah Jarrell College Education Fund, Bank of Gassaway, P.O. Box 40, Gassaway, WV 26624.