Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Obituary Archives

January 12, 2013

Marjorie Louise Cozart

BLUEFIELD — Marjorie Louise Cozart, 85, of Bluefield, W.Va., died Thursday, January 10, 2013 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center.

Born June 5, 1927 in Hot Coal, W.Va., she was a daughter of the late Frank Chapman Bolton and Florence Hinchee Bolton Bailey. Mrs. Cozart was a graduate of Shady Spring High School and earned her teaching credentials at Beckley College. She taught at Acord Mountain School. She attended Pine Grove Baptist Church and Coal Marsh Baptist Church, and she loved her Lord and family. She loved gardening, flowers and canning.  

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her former husband, Donald Cozart; son, David Cozart; and sister, Toby Redden.  

Survivors include her daughter, Evonda Archer and husband Bill of Bluefield; daughter-in-law, Donna Short of Maryland; siblings, Emogene Lilly of North Ridgeville, Ohio, Fred Bailey and wife Maxine of Mississippi, Bill Bailey and wife Betty of North Ridgeville, Ohio, Herbert Bailey and wife Juanita of Maryland, Frank Bailey and wife Joy of Oak Hill, W.Va., and Robert Bailey and wife Alona of North Carolina; brother-in-law, Danny Redden of Beckley; sister-in-law, Virginia Cozart of Virginia; five grandchildren, Dannie Morgan and wife Ann, Kathy Harmony and husband Ebert, Karon Davis and husband Tom, Kevin Cozart and wife Audra, and Kandy Schisler and husband Nicholas; nine great-grandchildren, Seth, Kassia, Tiffany, Eric, Madelyn, Owen, Karissa, Nicholas, and Dominique; numerous nieces and nephews; and special niece, Bette Davis and husband Jack who were very dear to her.  

A graveside service will be held today (Saturday), January 12, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Sunset Memorial Park in Beckley. Those wishing to attend the service are asked to meet at the cemetery. The family will receive friends from 10:30 a.m. until the service hour.

In lieu of flowers, the family would like to request that memorial contributions, if desired, be made to the Mercer County Humane Society, P.O. Box 5723, Princeton, WV 24739 or to the Bluefield Union Mission, 2203 Bluefield Avenue, Bluefield, WV 24701.

Those wishing to share memories or condolence messages with the family may do so by visiting www.MercerFuneralHome.com

Mercer Funeral Home & Crematory of Bluefield is serving the family of Mrs. Marjorie Louise Cozart.

1
Text Only
Obituary Archives
  • Margie Penick Margie Penick

    ROANOKE, Va. — On July 23, 2014, Margie Penick, 86, made her long awaited journey from her earthly life to her Heavenly home to join her family members and friends who have gone on before her.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Anna Mae Davis

    PETERSTOWN — Anna Mae Davis, 84 of Peterstown, WV passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Carilion Giles Community Hospital, Pearisburg, VA.

    July 25, 2014

  • Frederick W. Snider Jr. Frederick W. Snider Jr.

    NEWARK VALLEY, N.Y. — Frederick W. Snider, Jr., 78, of Newark Valley, NY died Monday, July 21, 2014 in Princeton.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Jerry Elwood Hayes Jerry Elwood Hayes

    FREDONIA, N.Y. — Jerry Elwood Hayes, 78, of Webster Road, Fredonia, NY and formerly of Coaldale, passed away on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 in New York.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • David Lee Schrom David Lee Schrom

    David Lee Schrom, 41, of Henderson, NV formerly of War passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014 in Henderson.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sadie Marie Proffitt Sadie Marie Proffitt

    Sadie Marie Proffitt, 89, of Pleasant Hill Estates, Princeton, WV, passed away on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at her home.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Richard W. Phelps Richard W. Phelps

    Richard W. Phelps (88) passed away July 21, 2014 at his home.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ralph Lugar Givens

    Ralph Lugar Givens, 89 of Narrows, VA went to be with the Lord on July 1, 2014 in Pearisburg, VA

    July 24, 2014

  • Frederick W. Snider Jr. Frederick W. Snider Jr.

     Frederick W. Snider, Jr., 78, of Newark Valley, NY died Monday, July 21, 2014 in Princeton.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Phyllis A. “Peachie” Ward Phyllis A. “Peachie” Ward

    Phyllis A. “Peachie” Ward, age 84 of North Tazewell, VA departed this life Monday, July 21, 2014 at Carilion Tazewell Community Hospital in Tazewell, VA, following a long illness.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo