April 27, 1915 - Sept. 19, 2007
MANSFIELD - Lyda Gastle, 92, of Mansfield, died Wednesday in Mifflin Care Center in Mansfield.
She was born on April 27, 1915 in Thacker, W. Va., to the late Charley and Purmela (Fletcher) Cole.
She is survived by two sons, Rebel D. Cornett of Marion and James E. Cornett of North Glen, Colo.; one daughter, Mrs. Wilma J. Renz of Mansfield; three step sons, Willis R. Castle of Plymouth, Jay F. Castle of Ashland and Ellis R. Castle of Mansfield; two step daughters, Mrs. Lou Ellen Wright of Ashland, KY and Mrs. Eleta Williams of New Carlisle, OH; twelve grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; and 13 great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Jess J. Cornett and her second husband, Rell Castle; her parents, Charley and Purmela (Fletcher) Cole; four sisters; four brothers; three grandchildren, Christopher, David and Pamela Cornett; and a daughter-in-law, Lucy Cornett.
No calling hours will be observed. Funeral services will be held at the Secor Funeral Home in Plymouth at noon Saturday with Rev. Velman Sexton and Rev. Edward Gayheart officiating.