Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

December 31, 2013

Jewell T. Richardson

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

WYTHEVILLE, Va. — She was born June 7, 1930 in Bastian, VA, daughter of the late Jasper and Maggie Neal Thomas.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Doug Thomas; sister, Frances Hull and great-granddaughter, Kimberly Bradberry.

She is survived by her daughter, Rosalie Looney and John of Bastian, VA; son, Marlene Looney, Jr. of Bastian, VA; grandchildren, Patricia Perkins, Kenneth Looney, Lynn Davis and Mitchell Looney; great-grandchildren, Chris and Michael Peak, Emma, Ivey, and Abram Looney, Reagan Davis; step-great-grandchildren, Jimmy and Ryan Perkins; sister, Ruby Munsey of Montcalm, WV; brother, William “Bill” Thomas of Missouri.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, January 2, 2014 at Rosehill Cemetery with Mr. Paul Looney officiating. There will be no visitation at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Highland Bland Funeral Chapel, Bland, VA is serving the Richardson family.