She was born on March 24, 1923 in Becco, W.Va., to the late Charles and Eva Deeter Barnhart. Mrs. York worked as a press operator in Grant Hospital.
She was also a member of Penecostal Church Middleport for 27 years.
She is survived by her children; Jesse and Annie Barnhart of Pageville, Kathy and David Ames of Columbus, Dianna and Robert Imboden, Rutland, and Tim Webb; 11 grandchildren, 31 great grandchildren, and six great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband, John York; six brothers, two sisters, a daughter and a granddaughter.
Graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 17, 2009, at Riverview Cemetery.
Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Middleport.
An online registry is available by logging onto www.andersonmcdaniel.com.