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Janet Lee Rose
Janet Lee Rose, 62, of Gassaway, died peacefully at home on Sunday, January 25, 2015. She was born to the late Aaron Lawrence and Betty Lee Armstrong-Rose on December 9, 1952 in Sutton. A graduate of Braxton County High School and Glenville State College, Janet received her undergraduate degree in elementary education. She later completed graduate work at West Virginia University as a reading specialist. Janet was employed by the Randolph County and Braxton County Boards of Education as an elementary teacher and was a former member of the Sutton Baptist Church. Janet loved her family and friends and was an avid animal lover.
Surviving, sister Barbara Ellen (Rose) Cox of Sutton; nieces and nephews, Bryan Dale Cox (Flora) of Sutton; Andrea Rose (Cox) Paletti (Anthony) of Gassaway; grand nieces and nephews, Kristen Renee and Tyler Dale Cox, Justin Marino and Brooklyn Isabella Paletti; loving caregivers, Carl and Yvonne Greathouse of Calvin, WV; special canine companions, Dasher, Noel and Holly Ann.
The family will receive friends from 5:00pm to 8:00pm on Thursday, January 29, 2015 at Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home in Flatwoods. Funeral Services will be held Friday, January 30, 2015 at 11:00am at Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Sutton Cemetery, Sutton, WV.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Braxton County Animal Welfare Coalition in care of Sally Stewart, 4397 Elk River Road, Frametown, WV 26623-6427.w
ords of comfort and memories may be shared with the family at stockert-paletti.com.
The Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home of Flatwoods is honored to be serving the Rose Family


Leona “Nono” Jenkins

Leona “Nono” Jenkins, 53, of Wolf Creek, Died January 18, 2015 at Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown.
She was born November 24, 1961 in Fayette County.
She was preceded in death by her father, Virgil Albert Moore; brothers, Gary and Johnny Moore.
Leona was a homemaker and loved her animals, gardening and spending time with her grandchildren. Leona was a strong Christian.
She is survived by her husband, Danny Jenkins; daughters, Jessica Cogar and husband, Delbert of Wolf Creek and Becky Boggs and husband, Jake of Exchange; mother, Wanda Keener of Gassaway; brother, Virgil Moore of Illinois; sisters, Drema Ridenour of Flatwoods, June Todd and Reyna Tyree both of Summersville; three grandsons, Christopher Cogar, Tyler Boggs and Sawyer Boggs; several nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
Memorial service will be 8 p.m. Thursday, January 22, 2015 at Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway with Pastor Tom Propst officiating.
A gathering of friends and family will be two hours prior to the memorial service.
Per Leona’s request her body was cremated.
Condolences may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.


Bernice Marie Stout
Bernice Marie Stout, 85, of Sutton, formally of Exchange, passed away on Jan. 19, 2015 at her residence.
She was born June 11, 1929 in Webster County, WV the daughter of the late Pliant Dick and Mae Hoover Roberts.
Bernice worked for 14 years at the former Elliott’s Drug Store in Sutton as a clerk. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Auldra McCoy “Bully” Stout, brothers; Boone, Paul, and Alden Roberts, sisters; Irene Roberts, Delma Hoover, Mary Lou Ward, and Alice Rodebaugh.
Her survivors include daughter and son-in-law Charlotte and Jay Chidester of Sutton, granddaughter; Ann Marie Chidester of Christiansburg, VA., .
Funeral services were held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015 at Greene-Robertson Funeral Home, Sutton with Rev. Bryon Bukovesky officiating. Burial followed at Sutton Cemetery, Town Hill, Sutton . Friends called Thursday, from 11:00 am until service time at the funeral home.
Family suggests donations to Hospice Care Corp. P.O. Box 323 Burnsville, WV 26335.
Greene-Robertson Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Stout/Chidester family.
On line condolences may be sent to: greene-robertsonfuneralhome.com

Betty Lou Sponaugle
Betty Lou Sponaugle, 89, of Gassaway, died January 23, 2015 at home.
She was born November 6, 1925 a daughter of the late Okey and Veda Hacker Sponaugle.
Betty was a homemaker and a caretaker. She was very independent. She attended the Gassaway United Methodist Church and the Mid-State Church of God, Gassaway.
She was preceded in death by brothers, Roy and James Sponaugle; sister, Mary Helen Sponaugle Barker.
Betty is survived by sister, Elsie Mae Shaver of Strange Creek; several nieces and nephews.
Service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway with Rev. Rodney England officiating. Burial will be in the Beall’s Mill Cemetery, Gassaway.
Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be extended to the family at www.roachfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Richard M. Roach Funeral Home, Gassaway.


Allie Nadean Blake
Allie Nadean Blake, 76, of Red Lion, PA, formerly of Burnsville, WV passed away on January 23, 2015 at her residence. She was born in Scott County, VA on January 11, 1939 the 2nd child of the late Doyle Lawson and Cynthia Bledsoe whom were farmers. She was married to Thomas Perrit and then later on she got remarried to Lloyd Denver Blake from Burnsville, WV who preceded her in death in 1981.
Mrs. Blake is survived by two sons Donny Perritt and wife Pamela and David Blake and wife Shirley. Also surviving are grandchildren Donny Perritt, Sherrie Lerz, Danielle Grove, Sarah Perritt, Ashley Cookennour, Jeremy Blake, and great-grandchildren Noah Gove, Nolan Grove, Miles Lerz, Cloe Cookennour, Abigail Cookennour, and Jaxson Blake, and step-grandchildren and step-children Hailey Leab, Izick Leab, Gaige Leab. In addition to her children, stepchildren, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren she is survived by sisters Addie Garlitz, Betty Rush, Lois Krouse, brothers Delmer Lawson, Jimmy Lawson, and several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Blake loved her family she cherished her children, daughter-in-laws, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, sisters, and brothers. Mrs. Blake lived in Mendota, VA, and then she moved to Baltimore, MD where she was a house wife. A unique fact about the house that she and her family lived in while in Baltimore was she total renovated the old house. The basement of the house was hand dug carried out one wheel barrow load at a time, laid the block and poured the concrete for the basement floor. She was also was able to rebuild car motors. While in Baltimore she worked in several factories and drove taxi cabs to help pay bills. When her husband Lloyd Denver Blake died she moved to Burnsville, WV and she bid government contracts in the area and won 3 out of 4 contracts in Sutton, 1 in Burnsville, and 2 in Summersville. She then moved to Bristol, VA and worked at a country store in Bentham, VA, and then she eventually owned the store. Then she went to work for Bristol Compressor until she had a heart attack which slowed her down a little. She continued to work on her land, home, and raised dogs. She lastly moved to Red Lion, PA with her son. Mrs. Blake never wanted to be in a nursing home or a hospital and she was granted her final wish.
Family will receive friends on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home, 378 Flatwoods Corner Road, Flatwoods, WV 26621 from 11-1p.m. Funeral services will follow visitation and be held in the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Allen Copenhaver officiating. Interment will follow services and be held at the Burnsville I.O.O.F Cemetery. Words of Comfort and fond memories may be expressed to the family at stockert-paletti.com.
The Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home of Flatwoods will be caring for the family of Allie Nadean Blake.

Waildia Madge (Strader) Brown
Waildia Madge (Strader) Brown, 93, of Burnsville, WV passed away on Friday, January 23, 2015 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born October 27, 1921: first daughter of the late Okey Lawrence and Mary (Posey) Strader on Road Run. She was preceded in death by her husband: Edward Brown, daughter: Yvonne Brown Lease, her four brothers: Ronald, Harry, and Daniel Strader and Frank Strader at age 7 and a sister: Wilmouth Strader at birth. She leaves behind three sisters: Dora Ella Childers, Mary and her husband Freeman Riffle and Deignese and her husband Neil Crabbe all of Ohio.
Mrs. Brown is survived by her sons: Jerry Brown and wife Wilma of Kernersville, NC, Sidney Brown and his wife Dianna of Ventura CA, and her daughters: Mary Ann Mackey and her husband John of Berkley Springs, WV, Lillian Pritt and her husband Everett of Burnsville, WV and Sonnie James and her husband Mark of Glenville, WV .Madge has 10 grandchildren: ,Philip Mackey and his wife Beverly of Stephen City, VA, Shawn Mackey and wife Debbie of Knoxville, MD, Stephanie Jankowski and her husband Jack of Kernersville, NC, Steven Brown and his wife Carol of Oak Ridge, NC, Tarah Brown of Ventura, CA, Marista Brown of North Ridge, CA, Frank Brown and his wife Haydee of Hope Mill, NC, Matthew Blake and his wife Erica of Burnsville, WV, Autumn McCraw of Fairmont, WV and Hollie McCraw of Charleston, WV, 17 great grandchildren, and three great great grandchildren. She also leaves behind a large extended family of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Madge loved her flowers, especially yellow roses and old time gospel music but most of all she was a homemaker and caregiver of children, lovingly caring for her own and many other young ones in her neighborhood. She will be missed. We have lost our mother and will remember her, please help others retain their memories by giving generously to your local Alzheimer’s Foundation or the Hospice Care of Burnsville, WV.
Family and friends will be received at the Hardman-Paletti Funeral Home 730 N. Main Avenue Weston on Friday, January 30, 2015 from 4-8 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 1:00 p.m. from the Hardman-Paletti Funeral Home chapel with Reverend Bryon Bukovesky officiating. Interment will follow services in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens of Jane Lew, WV. On-line condolences and life stories in memory of Madge may be expressed at hardman-palettifuneralhome.com.
Hardman-Paletti Funeral Home of Weston is honored and privileged to serve the family of Waildia Madge (Strader) Brown.


Beulah A. Yeaples
Beulah A. Yeaples, age 93 of Dayton, passed away January 23, 2015 at Maria Joseph Living Care Center. She was born June 16, 1921 in Gassaway, Braxton County, W.Va to the late Henry Clay and Mary Elizabeth (Priddy) Smith. Beulah was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Yeaples; son, Lawrence McNerney; siblings, John Smith, Virginia May Smith-Pierce, Fred Byrle Smith, James Alvin Smith and Thelma Ruth Smith-Muchmore.
She is survived by her children, Donna June Meyers, Douglas Randolph, Cheryl Miles, Marsha Lynn McNerney; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Beulah served during WWII in the Woman’s Army Corps (WAAC) where she was awarded the Victory Medal.
Visitation will be held from 9:30-10:30 am on Thursday, January 29, 2015 at Newcomer Funeral Home, North Chapel, 4104 Needmore Rd. where a funeral service will begin at 10:30 am. Interment will follow at 12 noon at Dayton National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Maria Joseph Living Care Center, in Beulah’s memory. Condolences may be made to the family at www.newcomerdayton.com.



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