Nelda “June” Bragg
Nelda “June” Bragg, 68, of Sutton, passed away on Monday, March 22, 2021 at United Hospital Center, Bridgeport, WV.
She was born July 7, 1952 in Braxton County, WV, the daughter of the late Ovis & Grace Darlington Spinks Carder. She was also preceded in death by her brothers, Johnnie Carder, Jerry Carder; sister, Barbara Shafer.
June worked as a Business Manager for Braxton County Health Care Center.
She was a generous person, an outstanding worker and loved her family, neighbors and animals. She was a beautiful, nurturing soul, and will be sorely missed by those who were blessed to have known her.
June is survived by her husband, Rondal Miller; sons, Daniel Sartin (Shelby) of Sutton, William Martin of Erbacon; daughters, Angela Martin of Sutton, Kathryn Hatfield of Columbus, OH; brother, Robert Carder of Lexington, SC; grandchildren, Joshua Keen, Tabaitha Knight, Timothy E Bedunah, Cody Martin, Mindy Martin, Ashley Bragg, Kayla Dunn, Liam Sartin; great-grandchildren, Nateleigh Miller, Addyson Miller, Christopher Morgan, Kaylee Duffield, Jase Duffield, Troy Bragg, David Bragg, James Bragg.
Upon her request the body has been cremated.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is humbled have served the Bragg-Miller family.
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Evelyn Jean Miller
Evelyn Jean Miller, 62, of Sutton, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at her residence.
She was born July 13, 1958, in Sutton, WV to the late, Esta Sillman Modesitt.
Evelyn was a homemaker and a Christian by faith.
She is survived by her loving husband, Billy Lee Miller; sons, Kevin Lee Miller of Sutton, Christopher Glen Miller of Gassaway, Shawn Jeffrey Miller (Caitlin) of Ireland, WV; daughter, Melissa Sartin (TJ) of Sutton; grandchildren, Lukas Sartin, Isaac Sartin, Lauren Sartin, Alice Miller; several brothers and sisters.
Upon request the body will be cremated.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is humbly serving the Miller family.
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Diane Lynn Wright
On March 27, 2021, Diane Lynn Wright went home to be with the Lord after a long illness at the Webster Nursing and Rehab, Cowen.
Diane was born September 7, 1951, to Stanley Eugene Wright and Lula Marie Wright of Cowen. She was preceded in death by her parents and brothers; Denzil Wright and Paul Christian and sister Mary Ellen.
Diane enjoyed gardening, bingo, watching her birds at her many feeders, and attending church at New Life Baptist on Erbacon Road.
She enjoyed her three children - Brian Amos of Tara Alta, Leslie Amos of Wise, Virginia and April Amos of Nashville, Tennessee, and her six grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. She leaves one brother, Roger Wright of Cowen and one sister, Linda Armentrout, also of Cowen and also her dearest friend, Roger Wilson.
There will be no services at this time.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.adamsreedfh.com
Adams- Reed Funeral Home, Cowen is honored to be serving the Amos/Wright family.
Jeffrey Lynn Gray
Jeffrey Lynn Gray, 58, of Sutton, passed away on Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at his residence.
He was born September 9, 1962 in Sutton, WV, the son of the late, Kenneth & Margie Young Gray. Also preceding him in death are his brothers, Eddie and Carlos.
He is survived by his sisters, Lisa Taylor of Jane Lew, Cindy Shaffer (Charles) of Webster County.
Graveside services were held 1:00 pm, Monday, April 5, 2021 at Ramsey Cemetery, Harrison, WV with Rev. Danny Richardson officiating.
Due to the Covid 19 pandemic, you are asked to wear face mask and social distance as much as possible.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is humbly serving the Gray family.
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Charles R.“Sam” Dempsey
Charles R. “Sam” Dempsey, 57, of Barberton, Ohio passed away on Saturday, March 27th, 2021. He was born on December 10, 1963 to the late Charles Franklin and Shirley (Lewis) Dempsey.
He was a member of the United States Army and spent time in Honduras, Hawaii, Colorado, and Kentucky. He came out of the Army and worked in parts management and was a truck driver. Charles was also of Christian faith.
Left to cherish his memories are his loving wife of 37 years, Regena “Jena” (Gregory) Dempsey, daughter; Danielle Berry of Gassaway, WV, Son; Jeremy (Shirley) Dempsey of Clarksburg, WV, Grandchildren; Ryleigh, Skylar, Alianna, Grayson, and Lucas. He is survived by his sisters Charlotte Coffman of Sutton, Connie Westfall of Barberton, Ohio, and brother Jim Westfall of Barberton, Ohio.
Mr. Dempsey’s wishes are to be cremated, there will be a celebration of life to be announced at a later date. Condolences can be sent to Stockert-Paletti.com.
A special thank you to Hospice West Virginia Caring for the tender loving care of my loved one. Thank you to Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home, sister in law Charlotte, those who had prayers for us, those who stopped to visit, sent cards, or brought food. Your thoughtfulness was greatly appreciated. Thank you to my Aunt Connie Carpenter for all of her help during this difficult time and all that called to check on us.
Colleen Wolfgang) Gatton
Colleen Gatton, age 61, peacefully passed away Thursday, April 1, 2021, at OSU Wexner medical center in Columbus following a two-year battle with cancer. She was blessed to have family by her side.
Ruth Colleen Wolfgang was born November 3, 1959, in Mount Vernon the daughter of Richard & AnnaMae (Hamner) Wolfgang. She was a 1978 graduate of Braxton County High School in West Virginia. She met a young man named Jeffrey Gatton and the pair married on May 24th 1980.
Colleen worked a number of places, most recently she spent 10 years as a cabinet finisher with Benchmark Cabinets in Fredericktown and previously Merillat of Loudonville. She had a wonderful sense of humor and may have been described as highly opinionated, but most of all she was a fighter and a caring wife, mother, and grandmother.
Above all, she loved spending time with her family and playing with her grandchildren. In spare time, she enjoyed solving jigsaw puzzles, playing a friendly game of LCR (a dice wager game, where she usually bet quarters), and camping at the family farm. She loved watching the birds enjoy the feeders she kept—especially hummingbirds.
Colleen is survived by her loving husband of 40 years, Jeff Gatton of Bellville; daughters and sons-in-law Annie & Dan Wade and Cassie & Robert Loveless all of Butler; grandchildren Mason Van Ross Wade, Jerry Vigil, Grant Wade, Isriella Vigil, Riley Wade, and Carter Wade; brother and sister-in-law Charles & Jodie Wolfgang of Bellville; numerous nieces and nephews including James Wolfgang (Jen) and Kaitlyn Wolfgang (Josh); along with numerous great-nieces and great-nephews including Addi Boggs.
In addition to her parents Richard Wolfgang & AnnaMae Wolfgang, she was preceded in death by her infant brother James Eugene Wolfgang.
Colleen’s funeral service was held 11:00 AM on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, at Snyder Funeral Homes (81 Mill Road in Bellville) and friends called from 9:00 AM until the service. Pastor Patrick Bailey will officiate and burial will follow in Zion Cemetery at four corners in Butler.
Michael “Mike” Bryan Lockhart
Michael “Mike” Bryan Lockhart formerly of Gassaway, WV died peacefully at his home in Beckley, WV on March 23, 2021. Mike is survived by his loving mother, Nellie King Lockhart and stepmother Wilma Fox Lockhart, both of Gassaway; his son, Michael Bryan Lockhart, Jr and wife Danielle of Summersville, WV; sister, Pamela Lockhart Shrader and husband Rev Mark Shrader of Beckley; aunts and uncles: Linda King and Phyllis Jones of Gassaway, David and Janet King of Birch River, Jim and Loretta King of North Ridgeville, OH and Judy and Jim Curtis of Junior, WV. He was preceded in death by his father Jennings Bryan Lockhart. A celebration of life was held on Saturday, March 27th at Engle Chapel Community Church in Gassaway with Pastor Tom Harper officiating. Friends and family called prior to the service. A private committal will be conducted following services at Sugar Creek Cemetery with Rev Mark Shrader. Arrangements by Calfee Funeral home in Beckley, WV.