Dorothy Jane Coleman

White Sulphur Springs-Dorothy Jane (Bostic) Coleman, 80, passed peacefully on Thursday, July 25, 2019, at the Genesis Nursing facility in White Sulphur Springs after a short illness.

Mrs. Coleman was born Aug. 14, 1938, in Pickaway, the daughter of the late Lonnie and Georgia (White) Bostic.

Mrs. Coleman was proceeded in death by her father, Lonnie Bostic; mother, Georgia (White) Bostic; brother, Fred Bostic of Rainelle; and sister, Myrtle Ralston of Ronceverte.

She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Eddie J. Coleman; daughter, Beverly Crane (J.R.) of Clintonville; daughter, Linda Coleman of White Sulphur Springs; grandson, Joseph Wickline (Caron) of Unionville, NC; three great-grandchildren, Jorja, Cadon and Carli Wickline all of Unionville, NC; twin sister, Dolores Carter of White Sulphur Springs; brother, Ronald Bostic (Evidene) of White Sulphur Springs; and numerous brothers and sisters-in-law and several nieces and nephews.

Dorothy was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and sister. She loved people and found the good in everyone she met. Dorothy was a member of the James Chapel United Methodist Church in Clintonville. She and her husband Eddie were part of multiple singing groups, most notably “Gloryland Road” that enjoyed singing the Gospel throughout the Greenbrier Valley. For more than 20 years she worked as a seamstress in the upholstery shop at The Greenbrier Hotel.

Services were held Monday, July 29, at the James Chapel United Methodist Church in Clintonville where Pastor Jesse Pope and Pastor Buck Caldwell officiated. Interment followed in the New Lebanon Cemetery in Pickaway.

Visitation was Sunday evening, July 28, at Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in White Sulphur Springs.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the James Chapel United Methodist (Clintonville) Building Fund c/o Hazel Reed at 1618 Shoestring Trail Clintonville, WV 24931.

Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in White Sulphur Springs is in charge of arrangements. Please send online condolences by visiting www.WallaceandWallaceFH.com

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