Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Obituary Archives

November 8, 2013

Cora Louise Kiser

SALEM, Va. — Cora Louise Kiser, 91, of Salem and formerly of Big Stone Gap, VA, went to join her husband with the Lord in their heavenly home on Wednesday, November 6, 2013.

Louise is preceded in death by her husband of 43 years, Howard Greenville Kiser; her parents, William Reese and Rebecca Ann Lawson; brothers, Walter, Clarence, Cecil, Frank, William, and Everett; sisters, Flora, Dorothy, Bessie, and Emma; and one son-in-law, Richard Thomas Miers.

She is survived by sons, Howard Benjamin Kiser and his wife, Beverly, and Jonathan Edward Kiser; daughters, Naomi Lucille Neel and her husband, Dallas, Wanda Faith Carter and her husband, Jimmy, Martha Onetia Miers, and Priscilla Loretta Sharpe and her husband, Eddie; eighteen grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; as well as many other nieces, nephews, and other family members.

Louise was a proud member of the Salem Church of God and the Retired Ministers Association. She was a pastor’s wife, played the piano, and served in many different roles in the church. She was known to many to love to travel. She enjoyed senior coffee with three creams at McDonald’s, and KFC in Salem was her favorite place to eat. She enjoyed doing her word puzzles, but her true love were her children and family.

A period of visitation will be held on Friday, November 8, 2013 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home in Salem.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 11 a.m. at the Salem Church of God with Pastor Jason Wilbourne officiating. Interment will follow at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Tazewell, VA.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Salem Church of God, P.O. Box 1234, Salem, VA 24153

An online guest book is available at www.johnmoakey.com.

The Kiser family is being served by John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home in Salem, 540-389-5441.

1
Text Only
Obituary Archives
  • Homer Admiril Chambers Homer Admiril Chambers

    Homer Admiril Chambers, 76, of Princeton, WV, formerly of Clear Fork, WV passed away on Friday, April 11, 2014 at his home.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Matthew Allen Neal Sr. Matthew Allen Neal Sr.

    Matthew Allen Neal Sr., age 49, was called home to be reunited with his daughter, Judith Neal, his parents, Judith and Tom Neal, as well as The Lord and Savior on April 7, 2014.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Brenda Gay  Higginbotham Brenda Gay Higginbotham

    Brenda Gay Higginbotham, 67, of the Pisgah Road, Princeton, died suddenly Sunday, April 13, 2014 Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke VA.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Thomas Zelotes Stowers Thomas Zelotes Stowers

     Thomas Zelotes Stowers 84 of 115 South Lane Bluefield, VA died Sunday April 13, 2014 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center following a cardiovascular event.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Margaret B. Nichols Margaret B. Nichols

    On Sunday evening, April 13, 2014 Margaret B. Nichols, of Pipestem, WV passed away at the Riverview Nursing Home with family and the loving caring nursing staff by her side.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Nellie Lillian  Saunders Nellie Lillian Saunders

    Nellie Lillian Saunders, 84, of Bluefield, WV went home to rest with her blessed savior on Sunday April 13, 2014.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Hazel Angles Hill Folden Hazel Angles Hill Folden

    Hazel Angles Hill Folden, 88, of Lashmeet died Sunday, April 13, 2014 at Princeton Community Hospital.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • Hazel Angles Hill Folden Hazel Angles Hill Folden

    Hazel Angles Hill Folden, 88, of Lashmeet died Sunday, April 13, 2014 at Princeton Community Hospital.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Norma Janice Dunford Bane

    Norma Janice Dunford Bane, 82, of Bluefield, VA died Saturday April 12, 2014 in a Princeton nursing home.

    April 15, 2014

  • Francis Carol Oxley Ball Francis Carol Oxley Ball

     Francis Carol Oxley Ball, 63, of 150 Butternut Drive, Princeton entered into the presence of her Lord and Savior. She began her new journey on Sunday evening, April 13, 2014, at her home with her family by her side.
     

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo