Carl Elvin Dowdy

Ronceverte-Carl Elvin Dowdy, 80, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017. Born Apr. 17, 1936, at Ronceverte, he was a son of the late Nelson and Lottie Dodd Dowdy. He was a member of the Salem Presbyterian Church and was a retired electrician from The Greenbrier Hotel where he worked for 48 years. He started to work there after his tour More...

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Ryan Adam Wickline

Hagerstown, MD-Ryan Adam Wickline, 34, left this world to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, onWednesday, Jan. 4, 2017, at his resideuce in Hagerstown, MD. He was born May 3, 1982, in Low Moor, VA. He was More...

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Dennis Avery Rudd

Lewisburg-Dennis Avery Rudd, 70, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017, at Roanoke Memorial Hospital. Dennis was born Apr. 22, 1946, in Williamsburg, WV, the son of the late Elza and Grace Johnson Rudd. He was of More...

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Matilda McGuire Lawson

Alderson-Matilda McGuire “Tillie” Lawson, 94, passed away Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, at the Brier Rehabilitation & Nursing Center, Ronceverte, following a short illness. Born Nov. 2, 1922, at Renick, she was More...

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JoAnn Morton Yates

  Lewisburg-JoAnn Morton Yates, 82, passed away Saturday, Jan. 7, 2017 at her residence. She was born Aug. 10, 1934, in Richwood, the daughter of the late William G. and Delsie Heater Morton. Jo Ann was a retired More...

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Chief Petty Officer Addison O. Miller

Alderson-Chief Petty Officer Addison O. Miller, 71, passed away Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, at his home in Alderson. Born Dec. 23, 1945, in Columbus, Ohio, Addison was the son of the late Addison Bliss and Mary Josiphene More...

By Mountain Messenger On Friday, January 6th, 2017
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Stephen S. Cooke

Ronceverte-Stephen S. Cooke, 89, passed away Monday, Jan. 2, 2017, at home. Born Feb. 25, 1927, in Sanford, FL, Stephen was the son of the late John Gordon and Agnes Rigg Cooke. Stephen, known to everyone as “Steve,’’ More...

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Norma Jean Johnson Looney

Crows, VA and Alderson, WV-Norma Jean Johnson Looney, 77, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016, at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, Roanoke, VA, following a sudden illness. Born Aug. 9, 1939, in West Virginia, More...

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George Edward Sheppard

Caldwell-George Edward Sheppard, 77, passed away Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, at his residence. George was born Mar. 30, 1939, in Greenbrier County and was the son of the late Lewellen and Ethel Moody Sheppard. He was More...

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Ronnie Alvin Bennett

Lewisburg-Ronnie Alvin Bennett, 52, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017, at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center in Fairlea. Ronnie was born Oct. 24, 1964, in Clifton Forge, VA, to the late Ronald Richard Bennett and More...