Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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February 19, 2014

Willie Byrd Holley “Honey” Woody

TAZEWELL, Va. — TAZEWELL, Va. — Willie Byrd Holley “Honey” Woody, age 99 of Tazewell, Va. died Friday, February 14, 2014 at Heritage Hall in Tazewell, Va. Born May 5, 1914 in Tazewell, Va., she was a daughter of the late, Ezekiel N. Holley and Henrietta Campbell Holley.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by eight sisters, Louise Thompson, Maggie Miller, Fannie Holley, Leola Thompson, Mae Holley, Reba Holley, and Mary Travis; four brothers, Ezekiel Holley Jr., Raleigh Holley, Ed Holley, and Peery Lee Holley; and her son-in-law, Harley Taylor. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

She is survived by one stepson, Arthur Woody and wife, Minnie of Philadelphia, Pa.; and one stepdaughter, Darlene R. Taylor of Florence, N.J.; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m., Saturday, February 22, 2014 at Peery & St. Clair Funeral Home Chapel in Tazewell, Va. with the Reverend Andre Wallace officiating. Burial will follow at Maplewood Cemetery in Tazewell, Va. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service on Saturday.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.peerystclairfuneralhome.com.

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