Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

February 3, 2013

Deborah E. Belcher

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

PRINCETON — Deborah E. Belcher, 63, of Princeton, W.Va., died Thursday, January 31, 2013, at Princeton Community Hospital. She was born August 31, 1949, in Princeton, W.Va. to the late Russell Dempsey Meadows and the late Ramona Ellison Meadows of Princeton, W.Va.

She was a member of Coaldale Baptist Church in Coaldale, W.Va. and was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by one stepson, Johnny Ray Jarrals.

She is survived by her husband, Robert Edward Belcher; two daughters, Brenda Foland and husband Norman of Mount Gilead, N.C. and Jill Shumate and husband Richard of Bluefield, Va.; one son, Robert Lee Belcher and wife Violet of Bramwell, W.Va.; one sister, Rebecca Thomas of Princeton, W.Va. and one brother, Russell Wayne Meadows of Bluefield, W.Va.; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Friends may call from 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. on Monday, February 4, 2013 at the Roselawn Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at the Roselawn Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Dallas Peyton Jr. officiating. Interment will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens. Family will serve as pallbearers.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Robert L. Belcher, 11131 Coal Heritage Road, Bramwell, WV  24715. Robert E. Belcher will accept calls at 304-716-1309 (cell) or 304-913-4304.  

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Arrangements are entrusted to Roselawn Funeral Home, Princeton, W.Va.