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Gladys Marie Maury, 82, of Cameron, Ohio, passed away on Monday, December 30, 2019, at Arbors of Woodsfield.

She was born May 16, 1937, the daughter of George and Arminda (Moore) Vaness. Gladys had a big heart and was always a caregiver for sick family members. She loved animals, vegetable and flower gardening, and cooking. Most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren whom she adored. Gladys attended the Church of Christ.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by an infant son, Dale Edward Maury; brothers, Emerson Vaness and Paul Vaness; sisters, Maggie Ady, Hazel Martin, Stella Ady, Zelda Ruckman, Martha Holiday, and Betty Chrostowski.

Left to cherish her memory is a son, Roy L Maury, of Cameron; two daughters, Susan (Tomas) Vance, of Columbus, and Donna (Marvin) Ward, of Malaga; five grandchildren, Nicole Vance, Bryan Vance, Dr. Nathan Ward and his wife Katie, Eric Ward, and Cody Ward; brothers, Ray Vaness and Ralph (Sue) Vaness, both of Rittman, and Boyd (Shirley) Vaness, of Beallsville; a sister, Sylvia (Frank) Hoke, of Beallsville. She also leaves numerous nieces and nephews, relatives and friends.

Friends and family were received at Watters Funeral Home, 37501 State Route 78 West, Woodsfield, from 2 – 4 p.m. and 6 – 8 p.m. Thursday, January 2, 2020, where funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Friday, January 3, with Keith Jones officiating. Burial followed in the Cameron Cemetery, Cameron.