Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

February 22, 2014

Carol Ann Cole

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLAND, Va. — Carol Ann Cole, age 76, of Bland, VA passed away Wednesday, February 19, 2014. She was born April 2, 1937 in Fort Worth, TX, daughter of the late Thurman B. and Sadie Ruth Green Garrett.

She was preceded in death by a grandson, Brandon Cole and a brother, Billy Garrett.

Carol enjoyed sewing and writing poems. She was a foster parent and loved all of her kids.

She is survived by her husband, Joe Cole; daughter, Lian and Scott Stables of Bland; son, Joey Cole of Bland; two grandchildren, Justin “Bubba” Olinger and Lucas Stables; two brothers, James Garrett and Jimmy Garrett, both of Texas.

Memorial services will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the funeral home to assist the family with funeral expenses.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

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