Irene W Lyons

June 5, 1923 - August 2, 2009

06/05/1923 - 08/02/2009

Past Services

Thursday August 06, 2009
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Home & Crematory
204 West Main Street
St. Clairsville, OH 43950
740-695-0475 | Directions
Friday August 07, 2009
11:00 am
Union Cemetery
211 Maple Ave.
St. Clairsville, OH 43950
740-685-1260 Da | Directions
Friday August 07, 2009
11:00 am
Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Home & Crematory
204 West Main Street
St. Clairsville, OH 43950
740-695-0475 | Directions

Irene W. Lyons, 86, of Neff Street, St. Clairsville, Ohio, went to be with the Lord, Sunday, August 2, 2009.
She was born June 5, 1923 at Zanesville, Ohio, a daughter of the late Orville and Dorthea Goins Carlisle.
Irene was an employee for the St. Clairsville Schools, serving there for eighteen years.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church, St. Clairsville, a member of the AARP and the St. Clairsville Senior Center.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Sherman W. Lyons, a son, Ronald T. Lyons, a brother, George Lane and an infant brother, Fred Carlisle.
Surviving are two sons; Richard Carolyn Lyons, Peru, IN., and Robert Lyons, Maplewood, MN., two daughters; Diane William Powell-Willis of PA., and Gina L. Lyons, with whom she resided, of St. Clairsville, two sisters; Elizabeth Carlisle Green and Terry Helen Carlisle Simmons, eleven grandchildren and thirty great-grandchildren.
Friends will be received from 5-7 PM, Thursday, August 6, 2009, at the Beck-Altmeyer Funeral Home & Crematory, 204 West Main Street, St. Clairsville, Ohio 43950, where services will be held Friday at 11 AM, with Reverend Craig Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Union Cemetery, St. Clairsville, Ohio.
Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Clairsville Senior Center, 101 N. Market Street, St. Clairsville, Ohio 43950 or the St. Clairsville Food Pantry, c/o First Presbyterian Church, 110 S. Marietta Street, St. Clairsville, Ohio 43950.

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7 years ago

A kind, gentle soul with a big heart and a sweet smile who raised amazing children. Thinking of you all fondly and with deepest sympathy.

Joe Jeffries
7 years ago

Bobby and Gina:

I am sorry I could get to the funeral home this evening. My best to all of your family.

Keith & Yolanda Kopasky
7 years ago

Dear Family,

It is with deepest regret that we could not be there with the rest of the family to celebrate Aunt Irene’s life. She was a wonderful mother, a devoted wife, and a caring cousin and friend to my mother, Cleo Lyons. Please know that all of you are in our thoughts and prayers at this time.

With love,

Yolanda & Keith

Melissa Winland
7 years ago

Gina and Ja’von,

I am very sorry for your loss! You are in my thoughts and prayers.

I love you both!


Miss Winland

tracy Finney
7 years ago

Gina and Javon,

I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.

Miss Tracy

Miss Lisa ~ Wal Mart
7 years ago

Gina I’m so sorry for your loss. I hope you and my “little man” are doing well. My thoughts are with you and your family.

Sharon' Taylor
7 years ago

Gina, Javon and family,

Dorian and I send our condolences and pray that God wraps you in His arms of comfort during your times of need. We are so sorry to hear about your loss, we will keep you all in our prayers.

Love you,

Sharon’ and Dorian Taylor

Tammy Dawson Bizzarri
7 years ago thoughts are with you at this difficult time. You & your family are wished my deepest sympathy.

Verneatha Cooper
7 years ago

Our loss of a gentle, kind and quiet spoken lady is Heaven’s gain.

Your Niece Verneatha

Great Nieces Danielle and Judith

Nephew George

and great greats

Samyiah, Charles and Adriana

Debbie Jamison
7 years ago

So sorry to hear about your mother. I am sure she was very happy to be reunited with your dad. Take care. You and Ja’von are in my thoughts and prayers. Deb.

Francine Brady
7 years ago

We will miss her.

May God bless your family.

Phoebe Harris McIntosh
7 years ago

You, the family, are in my thoughts and prayers. May God bless and keep you in his perfect peace.