Paula Ertha Davis Mahaney, 61, of Brier Creek, WV passed away on Sunday, May 2, 2021 at her home. She was born on September 16, 1959 in Ritchie County, WV a daughter of the late Bittle and Eva Davis. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by two brothers Cliff Mahaney and Pete Mahaney and a sister Janie Mahaney. Survivors include her loving husband of 27 years John C. New a daughter April Dawn New of MI three sons Travis New of NC, John Douglas New of Fayette County, and Aaron James Blankenship of Fanrock brother and sister-in-laws Bob and Angie Farmer of Davin, Scotty and Josetta New of Gilbert Creek, and Timmy and Vicky Cline of Gilbert Creek and a host of other loving family and friends. Funeral service will be held at 1 pm on Thursday, May 6, 2021 in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with Rev. Billy Gibson officiating. She will be laid to rest in New and Mahaney Family Cemetery, Fanrock, WV. Friends may gather with the family from 12 pm until time of service on Thursday at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be family and friends. The family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV.