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Barbara Kay Nay

June 18, 1949 — June 23, 2023

Quinland, West Virginia

Barbara Kay Nay (Burns), a beloved resident of Quinland, WV, passed away on June 23, 2023, at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, OH. She was 74 years old.

Barbara was born on June 18, 1949, in Madison, WV to Paul Burns and Dorothy Burns (Ramsey). She worked as a school bus driver in the Boone County Schools district for many years and enjoyed reminiscing about all of the children she transported throughout her career. Her dedication to the students and her community was evident in the way she approached her work, and she will be remembered fondly by all those whose lives she touched.

Barbara was preceded in death by her spouse Arthur Nay Sr., father Paul Burns, and mother Dorothy Burns (Ramsey) of Quinland, WV.

She is survived by her son Arthur Nay II of New Philadelphia, OH; grandson Jonathan Nay, (Jessica); and great-grandson Abraham Nay of Malvern, OH; sister Nancy Parsley and (Homer) of Robinson WV; and brother Walter Burns and (Robin) of Quinland, WV; and many nieces and nephews.

Barbara will be remembered for her kind and gentle spirit, her unwavering love for her family, and her devotion to her community. Her loss will be felt deeply by all who knew her.

Graveside Services will be held at Memory Gardens on Low Gap Road, Madison, WV on Tuesday, the 27th of June, 2023, at 2 pm with Rev. Daniel Lane officiating.

A special Thank you to Scotty Burns and Roy Prince of Quinland, WV for your continued love, support and assistance throughout the years.

The family would like to express their heartfelt gratitude to everyone for their continued love, support, and prayers during this difficult time. They take comfort in knowing that Barbara is now reunited with her loved ones and at peace. She will be greatly missed but never forgotten.  Handley Funeral Home in Danville, WV is assisting the family.


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