Mary Lou Waugh 1939-2017

WARREN — Mary Lou Waugh, 77, of Warren, passed away early Monday morning, June 26, 2017, at Windsor House in Champion.

She was born Sept. 9, 1939, in Wheeling, W.Va., a daughter of Jesse Earl and Mary Launcie Tracy Phillips. She came to the Warren area in 1951.

Mary Lou attended Warren G. Harding High School and was employed as a press operator for the former Packard Electric Corp. in Warren, retiring in 1993.

Mary Lou enjoyed crafts and riding bicycles. She was also an avid NASCAR and Cleveland Indians fan.

She married Clarence W. Waugh on Dec. 20, 1974. They’ve shared 42 years of marriage and many happy memories together. He survives her. She is also survived by three children, Deborah Pugh of Jackson, Tenn., and George R. Lynch Jr. and Mark A. Lynch, both of Bristolville. She also leaves six stepchildren, Terry Waugh, Timothy (Joan) Waugh, Roger (Pamela) Waugh, Bonita (Ken) Flemming, Dreama (Keith) Marcum and Christopher (Crystal) Waugh; a sister, Patsy Lewellyn of Jackson, Tenn.; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Mary Lou was preceded in death by three brothers, James, Allen and Joseph Phillips; and two sisters, Roxie Pegg and Amanda Butler.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, June 29, 2017, at the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, 533 North Park Ave., Warren, with Pastor James Dittmar officiating. Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 28, at the funeral home.

Mary will be laid to rest in Champion Township Cemetery.

This obituary may be viewed and condolences can be sent to Mary Lou’s family by visiting www.carlwhall.com.

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