Theresa Gail Schultz

South Charleston, WV

Theresa Gail Schultz

Theresa Gail Schultz, 70, of South Charleston passed away at Hospice House West at Thomas Memorial Hospital on October 7, 2019.
Gail leaves behind her very best friend and partner, Ruby Ransom of 40 years. They resided in South Charleston.
Also surviving Gail is her father, Ronald Schultz, who resides at the Dunbar Center. She was predeceased by her mother, Louise, who passed away in 2011. Her sister, Debbie Scott {Gary} was also her lifelong best friend. Gail also leaves behind her nephew, Gary Wayne Scott {Lesley}, and niece Tina, and her great nieces, Brooke and Kaylee. She remained close to her cousins, David Schultz of Charleston and Rozanne Marsh of Anchorage, AK.
A 1966 graduate of South Charleston High School, Gail trained at the West Virginia Junior College. She retired after 43 years with the West Virginia Department of Highways in 2010.
She immensely enjoyed traveling throughout West Virginia during her career.
The family would like to acknowledge Gail’s longtime friends, Norma Wilson, Nancy Osborne and their neighbors, Cheryl Black and Dale Cooper for their friendship and support during the last few weeks.
Services for Gail will be held, Thursday, October 10 at 11:00 am at First Presbyterian Church in South Charleston, at 508 Second Avenue with the Rev. Sharon Gearing presiding. Visitation will be 10:00am to 11:00am at the church.
In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to Hubbard Hospice House. 1001 Curtis Price Way Charleston, WV 25311.
Memories of Gail may be shared by visiting and selecting the obituary. Snodgrass Funeral Home is assisting the family with these arrangements.

6 replies
  1. Rozanne and Ron says:

    To all those lives whom Gail has touched, please remember her and the laughter, tears, and wonderful times you have shared with her throughout her life. Remembering her keeps her with us forever.

  2. Doris Washington says:

    So sorry to read that Gail passed. I did Gail and Ruby’s hair many years ago, but never forgot about these special ladies. Prayers of comfort.

  3. Judith Smith says:

    So sorry to hear about Gail. I worked with her years ago at the Dept of Highways. I’ll never forget when a group of us went to Myrtle Beach for a week. Great times & lots of memories. She was always a pleasure to be around. My condolences to the family.

  4. Cathy Crouch Walker says:

    I’m so sorry to hear of Gail’s passing. I have many good memories of growing up next door to Gail and Debbie. My condolences to the family.

  5. Paul & Marilyn Kittle says:

    So very sorry to hear this news. Paul and Gail worked together for many years for the DOH. She was always very thoughtful and conscientious in her work. They enjoyed seeing so much of WV…she will truly be missed. Praying for her family and friends at this difficult time.


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  • Thursday, October 10
  • 10:00 -11:00 am

Funeral Service

  • Thursday, October 10
  • 11:00 AM