Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

May 4, 2013

Ival Edgar Woosley

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

ANTIOCH, Tenn. — Ival Edgar Woosley, 66, of Tusculum Road, Antioch, Tennessee, formerly of Bradshaw, West Virginia, passed away on Wednesday, May 01, 2013 at Southern Hills Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee.

Ival was born on October 31, 1946 in Whitman, West Virginia to the late Thomas W. Woosley and Helen Brewer Woosley. He had been a resident of Tennessee for the past ten years and was of the Baptist faith. He graduated from Iaeger High School in 1966 and was retired night auditor in the hotel industry.  

Survivors include: His wife: Evelyn Paulette Roberts Woosley of Antioch, Tennessee; very special cousin whom he called brother: Harry Edgell of Salem, Virginia; stepson: Harold Roberts and wife Natalie of Nashville, Tennessee; two brothers: Joe Woosley and Leon Woosley; three sisters: Sharon Foster and husband Bill of Salem, Virginia, Pearl Whitt and husband Andrew of Michigan, Earlene Ruiz and husband Robert of Arizona; one niece: Lisa Foster of Salem, Virginia.

Funeral service will be held on Sunday, May 05, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at Cravens-Shires Funeral Home in Bluefield, West Virginia. Burial will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens in Bluefield, Virginia where friends and family will be serving as pallbearers.  

Friends and family may call at Cravens-Shires Funeral Home in Bluefield, West Virginia on Sunday, May 05, 2013 from 12:00 p.m. (noon) until time of the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family to help with expenses.

Online condolences will be accepted at

Cravens-Shires Funeral Home, 3431 Coal Heritage Road (Bluewell), Bluefield, WV 24701 is serving the family.