Johnive McCarty

Obituary of Johnive McCarty

Port Allegany - Johnive McCarty, 86, of Port Allegany, passed away at her residence Monday (February 22, 2021) in Port Allegany.

She was born April 26, 1934 in Hackers Creek, WVA, a daughter of John and Pansy Powell McCarty.

Johnive had worked for Dominion Energy in West Virginia before retiring and finally settling in Port Allegany.

She was the heart and soul of her family and loved being surrounded by nature.  She enjoyed painting, fishing, and was sincerely a gentle soul.

She is survived by two sisters; Geneva Straight of Florida and Linda (Michael) McCoy of North Carolina, along with many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

In addition to her parents, Johnive was preceded in death by three brothers and four sisters.

There will be no visitation or services at this time.

Memorials, if desired, may be made to Johnive’s great-niece, Ashely Sherwood.  Online condolences may be made at

Arrangements are under the direction of the Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes, Inc., Port Allegany.

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