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Treva Jane Ayres-Rider

December 20, 1951November 25, 2019

Treva Jane Ayres-Rider, 67, passed away on Monday, November 25, 2019 at CAMC-Memorial. Born on December 20, 1951 in Pax, WV, she was the daughter of the late William White Ayres and Gladys Mae Gilliam Ayres.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Rodney Rider; her brothers, William Gene Ayres and Thomas Jon “Greg” Ayres; sister, Linda Gay Dike; and grandson, Justin Bailey.

She is survived by her daughters, Leanna Bailey (Robert), Pamela Turner (Benny), and TJ “Tedi” Lewis (Gale); grandchildren, Russell Bailey (Katie), Joshua Clark (Sammy), Matthew Bailey (Brittany), Phillip Clark (Haley), Jacob Bailey (Madison), Hannah Lewis (Milad), Aaron Clark, Emma Lewis, Lacie Turner and Jack Lester; great-grandson, Rhett Clark; step-grandchildren, Halee Acord, Karyssa Cheek, Emily Tamplen and Montana Stewart; step-great grandchildren, Wyatt Acord, Macie Cheek, Lillee Acord, Austin Runyon, Tahan Acord, Chace Cheek, Ivory Tamplen, Payton Stewart, Bethel Acord and Emberlee Acord; sister, Sherry Ann Arthur (Gregory); brother, Ronnie Alan Ayres; 11 nieces and nephews; and the father of her daughters, Ted Wayne Williams.

Treva loved and cherished her family. Her grandchildren were her “PRIDE and JOY”. She enjoyed scavenger hunting and had a passion for bargain shopping, especially at the Goodwill. She adored her birds and loved sewing and gardening in her floral beds. Treva also was an avid football fan, especially her beloved WVU Mountaineers, and an avid NASCAR fan.

The family will receive friends from 12:00-2:00 pm, Saturday, November 30th at Blue Ridge Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 pm in the Chapel of Blue Ridge Funeral Home with Reverend Benny Turner officiating. Burial will follow the services in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens.

Honoring her as pallbearers will be her grandchildren.

Online condolences may be sent to www.blueridgefuneralhome.com. Blue Ridge Funeral Home & Crematorium has the honor of serving the family.


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  • Visitation Saturday, November 30, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, November 30, 2019


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Michael Deneen

November 28, 2019

I'll never forget hanging out at aunt Treva's house as a kid. My mom Linda would have TJ babysit me sometimes. I always had fun. Rest in peace aunt Treva. I wonder who will "snatch kids bald headed" now.

Sandra Bailey

November 26, 2019

I'll never forget the awesome fun we had when we traveled to the WV Bowl game on the tour bus. Omgoodness what a wonderful trip it was. You loved the Mountaineers!!!. RIP Treva, you left us too soon.