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Hazel Bernice (Creamer) Washington

Jun 13, 2014

Hazel Bernice (Creamer) Washington, 76, of Shepherdstown, passed from this life on Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at Heartland of Martinsburg. She was preceded in the death by her loving husband, Daniel Collin “Joe” Washington, who died Feb. 17, 1989.

Born in Martinsburg, she was the daughter of the late Charles Wesley and Sarah K. (Washington) Creamer.

Hazel worked as a housekeeper for Canterbury Nursing Home.

She was a wonderful mother and housekeeper, who loved to bake cakes. She was an active member of Ashbury United Methodist Church in Shepherdstown and was a member of the senior choir. Hazel also was an avid Redskins and Wizards fan.

She is survived by her son, Joey D. Washington and wife, Danielle, of Martinsburg; her brother, Bishop Charles W. Hunter Sr., of Summit Point; granddaughter, Joelle S. Washington; cousins, Viola Hodge, Stella Washington, Thomas Creamer and a host of other cousins. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews and many special friends.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her sister, Ruth P. Branson; and stepson, Charles T Grantham.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, June 2, at at Asbury United Methodist Church, 4257 Kearneysville Pike, Shepherdstown. Interment followed at Pleasant View Memory Gardens.

Condolences may be sent to www.rosedalefuneral.com.