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300 Pike Street
PO Box 1852
Phone: (304) 592-2500
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Eleen Palmer

Eleen Cookie Palmer

Friday, January 30th, 1942 - Thursday, March 19th, 2020
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Eleen “ Cookie ” Palmer,78 of Shinnston went home to be with her Lord on March 19, 2020. She was born on January 30, 1942 in Wendell, WV to the late Curtis Reger and Brennie Dunson Reger.
She is survived by her loving husband of 56 years Max “Sonny ” Palmer with whom she married on June 8, 1963. Two daughters; Carla Hinerman and her husband Tim, Cheryl Cook and her husband Doug; her only son, David Palmer and his wife Judy; adopted daughter, Darla Davis; sister, Mary Jo Hitt; sister-in-law, Michelle Strother and her husband Bill; brother-in-law, Troy Napier and brother-in-law, Hadd Miller; six grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren also several nieces and nephews.
Along with her parents, Cookie was preceded in death by her one brother and four sisters; mother-in-law Peggy Palmer; father-in-law, Homer Palmer; brother-in-law, Mark Palmer.
Cookie was committed to the Lord in these ministries; prayer, women’s Sunday school, VBS decorating, clothing and food. Her gifts to the church were being a great encourager and in discipleship. She loved her family and gathering together. Arranging flowers and in home decorating were her favorite hobbies. Cookie was a 1959 graduate of WI High School and a member of the Coon’s Run Baptist Church
Friends will be received at Harmer Funeral Home, 300 Pike Street, Shinnston, Sunday March 22, 2020 from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM. The body will lie in state at Coon’s Run Baptist Church, 2142 Adamsville Road, Fairmont, WV on Monday March 23, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM with a funeral service at 11:00 AM with Pastor Cecil Welch officiating. Interment will following at the Shinnston Memorial Cemetery.
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  • Visitation

    Sunday, March 22nd, 2020 | 2:00pm - 8:00pm
    Sunday, March 22nd, 2020 2:00pm - 8:00pm
    Harmer Funeral Home
    300 Pike Street
    Shinnston, WV 26431
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  • Service

    Monday, March 23rd, 2020 | 11:00am
    Monday, March 23rd, 2020 11:00am
    Coon's Run Baptist Church
    Route 2 Box 318 Adamsville Road
    Shinnston, WV 26431
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Steve Miker

Posted at 10:42am
We are so very sorry that we have lost our dear Cookie. We are praying for God to comfort you and give you peace at this difficult time. Cookie was such a sweet and helpful beautiful lady and we will all miss her.
Steve and Joyce Miker

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Debra Young and Sherri Miller

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Deepest sympathies, We love you all so much and wish we could be there for you at this time. Know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers.
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Adela Cortez

Posted at 12:41pm
My deepest sympathies - ‘Cookie’ was a lovely lady, full of love, compassion & faith.

Dan & Danielle Kelley

Posted at 10:53am
In memory of Aunt Cookie with love and prayers for Uncle Sonny and family.
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