Mrs. Patricia Ruthalee Hardway

January 5, 1937January 15, 2020

Patricia "Pat" R. Hardway, 83, of Poca went home peacefully to be with the Lord, surrounded by her family on January 15, 2020 after a short illness.

Pat was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Samuel R. Hardway. Pat was born January 5, 1937 in Charleston to the late Lovell L. Fields and Helen C. Riley Fields. Survived by daughter, Sherry Wood (Richard Chandler) of Poca; son, Jason Hardway of Poca; grand-daughter, Sarah Hayhurst (Mark) of Cross Lanes; sister, Kathy Beal (Clinton) of Poca; brothers, Lester Fields (Carol) of Georgia, Hayes Fields (Barbara) of Tennessee, Roger Fields (Carol) of Charleston, Jimmy Fields (Diane) of Florida, and David Fields (Carolyn) of South Carolina; great-grandchildren, Olivia and Collin Hayhurst; and a host of family and friends.

Special thanks to Tina Miles, Kevin Tucker and Tim Albee of Charleston for their special support of the family.

Service will be 1:00pm Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Tyler Mountain Funeral Home, 5233 Rocky Fork Road, Cross Lanes, WV 25313 with Dave Miles officiating.

A gathering of family and friends will be one hour before the service at the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent by visiting


  • Visitation Saturday, January 18, 2020
  • Funeral Service Saturday, January 18, 2020


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Pam Frame

January 19, 2020

I’m so sorry for your loss. I can’t imagine how it feels to lose a parent. I don’t think the pain ever goes away. The pain eases with time and wonderful memories. Remember you are not alone, you have friends who love you and are here if you need them.

Angela Chancey-Hill

January 16, 2020

Sorry for the loss of your mother. Pat was a good woman and I’m glad I had the chance to know her. She will be missed by family and friends. My God wrap his arms around each of you and comfort you in your time of sorrow. Prayers for the family
Angela Chancey-Hill

Jason Hardwat

January 16, 2020

My mother was nothing but a lady and a mother who truly loved her family I will never forget my mother... we had a love for one another like no other son and mother could ever have

Kim Aultman

January 16, 2020

I had the pleasure of meeting Pat almost 35 years ago. I liked her instantly. She was kind and so funny. I'm sorry we didn't have a chance to get together in all these years. Sad. Condolences to the family...Sherry, Jason, Sarah &family. Love you, Kim & family