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Carolyn Dawn Eastwood
Carolyn Dawn Eastwood, 38, of Braxton County, passed away October 10, 2017 at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston.
She was born June 10, 1979 in Weston, WV.
She was a loving mother and grandmother. She enjoyed music, tattoos, piercings and her flowers and plants. She was a member of the Frametown Volunteer Fire Department.
She was preceded in death by her father, Robert Eastwood; grandmother, Dolly Wilson; uncle, Raben Wilson.
Carolyn is survived by children, Robert Shayne Eastwood, Sheyanne Leona Eastwood, Shayla Louise Eastwood, Shandra Bell Eastwood – Nicholas and Shelldyn Lee Nicholas; mother, Lottie Eastwood; granddaughter, Emily Grace Wills and expecting grandson, Bryden James Schuster; her “Pops”. Brian Linkenhoker.
Service was 2 p.m. Saturday, October 14, 2017 at the Hope Baptist Church, Frametown, with Rev. Rich Demastus officiating. Interment was in the Perry H. James Memorial Park, Frametown.
Visitation was one hour prior to service at the church.
Condolences may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.

Garnett D. James
Garnett D. James, 89, of Gassaway passed away October 10, 2017 at home, with family and her beloved dog “SugarBear” at her side.
She was preceded in death by her father and mother, Jennings and Alma Duffield and her two brothers Martin and Paul.
Garnett is survived by her husband of sixty-nine years, William E. (Bill) James, her two children, Denise and George both of Gassaway, her two grandchildren Joshua and Amy of Tampa, and her two great-grandchildren, Katherine (Katie) and Brett also from Florida.
Garnett graduated from Gassaway High School in 1946 and began her thirty one year career in banking and retired from the Bank of Gassaway. She was the first woman officer of the bank serving as Assistant Cashier. After retiring she enjoyed taking care of her home, and spending time with her grandchildren and greatgrandchildren.
The family would like to extend their thanks to WV Caring nursing and staff for their support and caring and also to the Braxton Co Seniors nursing staff for their kind care and thoughtfulness.
Service was 11 a.m. Saturday, October 14th, 2017 at Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway with Reverend Johnny Conrad officiating. Eulogy was by Lowell James. Interment was in the Sugar Creek Cemetery, Gassaway.
Friends called from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service on Saturday.
Condolences may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway

Agnes Marie Crites
Agnes Marie Crites, 74, of Gassaway passed away October 12, 2017 at United Hospital Center, Bridgeport.
She was born June 28, 1943 in Braxton County a daughter of the late Lanta James and Statie Cogar Jeffries Hannah.
She worked for the Department of Defense in Richmond, VA and was owner of the Ideal Cut Rate in Gassaway. She was a great caretaker.
She is survived by daughters, Cindy Lemon and Angie Smith Johnson; stepson, Mark Crites; grandson, J.J. Smith; granddaughter, Mandi Lemon; great grandson, Jeremiah James Scott Smith; brothers, Frank Jeffries and Brace Cook; sister, Brenda Mae Belknap; three nieces and four nephews.
She was preceded in death by husband, Darrell J. Crites; son, Jimmy Smith; grandson, Jeremiah Christopher Smith.
Service was 1 p.m. Monday, October 16, 2017 at Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway with Rev. Mark Stump officiating. Interment was in the Beall’s Mill Cemetery, Gassaway.
Visitation was two hours prior to service at the funeral home.
Condolences may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.

Ruby Louise Hughes
Ruby Louise Hughes, 97 of Dille, passed away October 12, 2017 at Highland Springs of Fort Thomas, KY.
She was born February 16, 1920 in Clay County, WV a daughter of the late Norman Felix and Carnelia Loakie Butcher Rogers.
Ruby was a homemaker. She was very active in the Dille Church of the Nazarene which was started in her home with her late husband, Rev. Arnett Hughes. Together they started many churches in the area.
She is survived by her sister, Phyllis Maynard of Huntington, WV; 10 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and 8 great- great grandchildren.
In addition to her husband she was also preceded in death by sons, Kermit Hughes and Jerry Hughes.
Service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at the Dille Church of the Nazarene with Pastor Patricia Fischer officiating. Interment will be in the Baughman Cemetery, Dille.
Friends may call two hours prior to service at the church.
Condolences may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.

Marie Rhodes
Marie Rhodes, 86, of Sutton, passed away on Monday, October 9, 2017, at
Braxton Health Care Center.
She was born September 15, 1931 in Ivydale, WV to the late Joseph & Laura Green Wilson. She was also preceded in death by her son, Terry Joe Rhodes.
Marie was a cashier at the Sutton IGA for many years.
She is survived by her sons, Jim Rhodes (Julie) of Sutton and Dave Rhodes (Joan) of Burnsville; grandchildren, Roy, Joseph, Justin, Jason, Amy, Tammy and Kimberly and several great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held 7:00 pm, Friday, October 13, 2017 at Greene-Robertson Funeral Home, Sutton with Rev. Tom Propst officiating. Friends called Friday after 6:00 pm at the funeral home.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Rhodes family.
Online condolences may be sent to: greene-robertsonfuneralhome.com

Ricky Lee Long
Today, October 14, 2017, God sent a beautiful white horse to take Ricky Lee Long, age 57, to his heavenly home. There to meet him with open arms was his mother, Joann “Josie” Linville Long; his infant sister, Peggy Long; grandparents, Dewey and Laura Jackson Long and Edgar and Marie Hayes Linville; Aunt Billie Sue Long Hamil and husband, Joe; Uncles Lessie and wife, Gracie Long; Dana and wife, Arzee Long; Billy Jackson; Carl and wife, Dora Linville.
Ricky was born December 14, 1959, in Sutton, WV, the son of Donny Lee Long and the late Joan “Josie Linville Long.
Ricky will be loved and forever missed by his dad, Donny Lee Long and brother and best friend, Ronny Dale Long of Windy Run Road, WV; Uncles and Aunts, Melvin and wife, Nancy Long Linville, Mannington, WV; Thelma Long Jackson, Little Birch, WV; Jim and wife, Virginia Long, Windy Run Road, WV; Golden Long, Windy Run Road, WV; many cousins, the family of the late Orval and Betty Jenkins; and his many friends from the horse shows over the past forty plus years where he was a very faithful volunteer.
Ricky loved to hunt and got many trophy deer. He loved to cook, can, ride horses, and work on the farm, where he made canes, swings, benches, and anything made from wood. He could fix anything from a dozer to a can opener. Ricky was so loving and kind and never met a stranger. He would do anything to help anyone. Just a handshake, pat on the back, or thank you was payment enough.
Ricky was a graduate of Braxton County High School with the class of 1978.
Friends and family will be received Tuesday, October 17, 2017 from 6-8 p.m. at the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home, 378 Flatwoods Corner Road, Flatwoods, WV. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 11 am in the funeral home chapel with Reverend Lynn Schiefer officiating. Interment will follow in the Tesla Cemetery, Little Birch.
Words of Comfort and fond memories can be shared with the family at stockert-paletti.com
The Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home family feels privileged to support and assist the Long family in honoring their loved one.

Annamae (Boggs) Dawson
Annamae (Boggs) Dawson, of Weston, WV, has entered into final rest at her home surrounded by loving family, on Friday, October 13, 2017. Annamae was born June 1, 1938, in Hallsburg, WV, to Henry Clay Boggs and Gladys Marie (Ball) Boggs, and widow of Reverend Nelson Perry Dawson; brothers John Byrne Boggs of Nebo, WV (deceased), Richard Nolan Boggs of Ivydale, WV (deceased), Roger Lee Boggs of Elmira, WV (deceased), and Henry Clay Boggs of Glenville, WV.
Sisters: Geraldine Dennison of Goshen, OH, Lorene Riley of Preston, WV (deceased), Jessie Marie Dennison of Gassaway, WV (deceased), Mary Helen Stewart of Belpre, OH, Laura Wanita Mollohan, of Nebo, WV, and Martha Kay Deems of Clay, WV.
Mother of five surviving children: Anna Marie Dawson of Weston, WV, Pamela Sue Tanner (Rick) of Nebo, WV, Libby Jean Dawson of Buckhannon, WV, Daniel Nelson Dawson (Jackie) of Grantsville, WV, and Darrel Alan Dawson (Deanna) of Ivydale, WV.
With thirteen grandchildren, and seventeen great-grandchildren, Annamae cherished her children and grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Annamae was a beloved wife, mother, daughter, and sister and loved by all. Annamae was a factory worker, foster parent, preacher’s wife, and a Christian who loved reading the Bible.
The family wants to thank Deanna Dawson, Michelle Graff, Marie Dawson and Nicole Metheney for their loving care of Annamae in the last few years.
Annamae donated her body to the Human Gift Registry for Anatomical study in the advancement of scientific and medical education and research.












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