Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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March 12, 2013

Floyd (Junior) Colley Jr.

BAPTIST VALLEY, Va. — Floyd (Junior) Colley Jr.

BAPTIST VALLEY, Va. — Floyd (Junior) Colley, Jr. age 78, of Baptist Valley, Virginia, passed away Monday, March 11, 2013. Born March 7, 1935, he was the son of the late Floyd and Gracie White Colley. He was preceded in death by one son, Larry Colley; one brother, Raymond Colley; one sister-in-law, Betty Colley and one brother-in-law, Kenneth Hurd.

Floyd was an electrician having worked for Cox & White Electric Co. for several years. He loved to farm and work with his horses. He was a loving father, grandfather and brother.

He is survived by one daughter, Debby Smith and husband Bobby of Cliffield, Va.; three grandchildren, Kelly Smith and wife Jane of Cliffield, Va., Kristin Smith of Cliffield, Va., and Mason Colley and wife Lori of Cedar Bluff, Va.; and two great- granddaughters, Grayson and Emily Smith. Also surviving is his former wife, Loretta Keen.

He is also survived by four brothers, Claude Colley of Lynchburg, Va., Don Colley and wife Frances of Cedar Bluff, Va., Ray Colley and wife Nancy of Bluefield, Tom Colley and wife Ruth Ann of Abingdon, Va.; four sisters, Mrs. Joe (Dorothy) Baldwin of Baptist Valley, Va., Mrs. Cecil (Ethel) Stumpp of Richlands, Va., Betty Hurd of Tazewell, Va., and Brenda Colley of Baptist Valley, Va.; one sister-in-law, Judy Colley of Nashville, Tenn.; several nieces and nephews and his extended family of Graystone Manor, Inc., Ronnie, Helen, Maddie, Gordon and Mallason and Raleigh Clark.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at Singleton Funeral Service Chapel at Cedar Bluff, Virginia with the Rev. Tom Colley and the Rev. Max Linkous officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenhills Memory Gardens at Claypool Hill, Virginia. Pallbearers will be Marty Hurd, Kevin Hurd, Randy Colley, Joe Baldwin, Johnny McGlothlin and Danny McGlothlin.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Singleton Funeral Service at Cedar Bluff, Virginia.

Online condolences may be sent to the family by going to www.SingletonFuneralService.com.

Singleton Funeral Service is serving the family of Floyd (Junior) Colley, Jr.

 

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