Beverly Ann Huggins, 68, formerly of 16th Street, Parkersburg, WV, died November 29, 2016, at the Cayuga Ridge Nursing Facility in Ithaca, NY, following an extended illness.

Bev was born in Parkersburg, WV, daughter of the late James Lofty and Peggy Kemple Lofty.  She was a 1967 graduate of Parkersburg Catholic High School. Before her retirement, Bev was employed by Miller-Simmons Insurance in Belpre, OH, and was a member of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church in Parkersburg, WV. She was an avid lover of golden retrievers, Sir Paul McCartney, and traveling with Bob.

Bev is survived by her three sons: James Vernon Huggins and his wife Beth Livingston of Ithaca, NY, Andrew Ryan Huggins of Charleston, WV, and Robert Paul Huggins and his wife Polly Huggins of Independence, KY; and three grandchildren, Morgan Elizabeth, Tanner Michael, and Lyrah Austen. She was preceded in death by her mother and father, and by her beloved husband, Robert A. Huggins (Bob).

A private memorial service for Bev will take place at a later date, and she will be interned at Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Parkersburg. Memorial contributions may be made to the Lewy Body Dementia Association (https://www.lbda.org/donate), 912 Killian Hill Road, S.W., Lilburn, GA, 30047, or Hospicare and Palliative Care Services (http://www.hospicare.org/), 172 E. King Road, Ithaca, NY, 14850.