Greta Gay “Sissy” Privett, 83, of New Richmond, WV passed away on Tuesday, March 1, 2022 at her residence, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on April 5, 1938 in Jenkinjones, WV, a daughter of the late Ida Lucille Able Warf and Floyd William Warf. Mrs. Privett attended Mullens High School and was of the Baptist faith. She enjoyed cleaning, flower arranging, craft painting, working in her flower gardens, decorating and enjoying her grandchildren.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by her loving husband of 49 years Mert Privett, Sr., a very special granddaughter Kristen Danielle Privett, two brothers Harvey and Wayne Warf, and two sisters Ethel Sisk and Ruth Toney.
Those left to cherish her memory include two sons Mert Privett, Jr. and wife Angie and Terry Privett and wife Lynn all of New Richmond, three grandchildren Rhiannon Privett of New Richmond, Terry “P-Nut” and Chloe Privett and their mother Marsha Hagerman of Glover, a brother Jerry Warf of NC and a sister-in-law Dixie Short of Pineville, and a host of other loving family and friends.
Funeral service will be held at 11:30 am on Wednesday, March 9, 2022 in the Chapel of Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV with Rev. Ricky Shrewsbury officiating. She will be laid to rest beside her husband in Roselawn Cemetery, Princeton, WV. Friends may gather with the family from 10:30 am until time of service on Wednesday at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Mert Privett, Jr., Terry Privett, Terry Privett, Jr., Jerry Southernland, Roger Dale Martin and Tammy Cooper.
The family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco, WV.