October 7, 1985 - February 1, 2014
"Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends..."
"Michael Dale Garrett, 28, of Clarksburg, passed away Saturday, February 1, 2014, doing what he loved and lived for in the line of duty....
He began his EMS and firefighter career at the age of 15 by attending the Junior EMS Camp at Harrison County EMS and at 16 as junior firefighter at Nutter Fort Fire Department. He was currently the treasurer and many things for the fire department. Michael became a first responder, an EMT-B and EMT-I. He was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. His passion in life was helping others; he also had a great sense of humor and a smile for everyone. He has worked and helped many EMS and Fire Departments in the surrounding counties and even several states...
It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of Julia Foley on October 8, 2020. Julia served the Town of Nutter Fort with dedication and distinction for 35 years. Julia's career as a public servant will stand as a timeless example for countless others. Our hearts are extremely heavy as we all work to process the passing of Julia. Please join us in offering sincere condolences to her family, loved ones, and the staff of the Town of Nutter Fort. Julia's commitment to the citizens of Nutter Fort, which spanned over three decades, will never be forgotten.
Julia Ann Knight Foley, 54, of Bridgeport, WV, passed away on Thursday, October 8, 2020, at her residence following an extended illness. She was born in Philippi, WV, on April 14, 1966 a daughter of Paul Raymond and Vera Mae Bean Knight of Grafton, WV. Julia is also survived by her husband of nearly 34 years, Brian Foley, who resides at their home in Bridgeport. In addition to her parents and husband, she is survived by two brothers, Larry Knight of Amite, Louisiana, and Dana Knight of Parkersburg; one sister, Paula Fawn and husband Gary of Lakeland, Florida; her mother-in-law, Rosa Foley; as well as several nieces and nephews. Julia was a 1984 graduate of Grafton High School and West Virginia Business College. She was the Treasurer for the City of Nutter Fort with 35 years of service.
Julia enjoyed spending time with her horses and loved horseback riding. She was a loving wife, sister, aunt, and was especially attentive to her parents.