Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Breaking News

Obituary Archives

January 29, 2013

Mrs. Delores C. “Lois” Hairston Burrell

KIMBALL — Mrs. Delores C. “Lois” Hairston Burrell, age 70, of P.O. Box 601, Kimball, WV 24853, peacefully departed this life early Thursday, January 24, 2013 at Welch Community Hospital.

She was born December 2, 1942 in Vivian, W.Va., and the daughter of the late Furnell and Arlene (Franklin) Hairston. She was a graduate of both Kimball High School and the Barber and Beauty School in Institute, W.Va. Lois resided in Kimball her entire life where she was a self-employed barber for 32 years. Many years ago she joined Mt. Nebo Missionary Baptist Church under the pastoral ship of the late Rev. James Wormley.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bryant Burrell and three of her brothers, Frank, Jesse and Phillip Hairston.

She leaves many cherished memories to her devoted family, which includes: Her two brothers, Ernest L. Hairston of Orange, N.J. and Harry N. Hairston Sr. of Havaco, W.Va.; three sisters, Mary I. Amerson of Wynne, Ark., Lorene M. Neal and Martha E. Price both of Kimball and a host of nephews and nieces; great-nephews, great-nieces and her many dear friends and customers.

Services will be held at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at Miracle Mt. Carmel Holiness Church in Kimball with the Rev. Nathaniel Burroughs officiating, assisted by the Rev. Harold Calloway. Interment will follow in Restlawn Memorial Gardens, Bluewell, W.Va.

Her brothers and nephews will serve as pallbearers and her nieces and friends as flower bearers.

Visitation will begin at 11:00 a.m., until time of service on Wednesday at the church.

Services entrusted to Gregory-Page Funeral Home in Welch.

1
Text Only
Obituary Archives
  • Heather Nichole Morrison Heather Nichole Morrison

    Heather Nichole Morrison 25 of King, NC passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014 at Wakeforest University Baptist Hospital in Winston-Salem, NC.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Richard (Dick) Lee Brown Richard (Dick) Lee Brown

    Richard (Dick) Lee Brown was born in Meadville, Pennsylvania, to Frank and Betty on January 15, 1947. Dick departed this life at the age of 66 on Monday, April 21, 2014, to join Jesus Christ his Savior.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Kevin Lee Miller Kevin Lee Miller

    Kevin Lee Miller 52 of Flat Top went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 22, 2014.
     

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Irene “Renee” Ruth Bunn  McClung Irene “Renee” Ruth Bunn McClung

    Irene “Renee” Ruth Bunn McClung, 80, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday April 22, 2014, at Summers Nursing and Rehab Center at Hinton, WV.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sarah Frances Melvin Pritt

     Sarah Frances Melvin Pritt, “Pat” “Nanny” “Grandma”, 72, of Princeton, formerly of the Springville and Tip Top communities, went to be with The Lord on Tuesday, April 22, 2014.

    April 24, 2014

  • James Frederick Cole James Frederick Cole

    James Frederick Cole 71 of Woods Ream Drive Raleigh, NC and formerly of Bluefield died Monday April 21, 2014 in a Raleigh, NC hospital.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  •  Paula Marie “Polly”  Richardson Burkhart Paula Marie “Polly” Richardson Burkhart

    Paula Marie “Polly” Richardson Burkhart 55 of 179 Charnell Way Bluefield, WV died Tuesday April 22, 2014 at her home.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  •  Robert L. Bennett Robert L. Bennett

    Robert L. Bennett 86 of 1401 Augusta Street Bluefield, WV died Monday April 21, 2014 at a Bluefield hospital.

    April 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Kimberly Michelle Gillespie Kimberly Michelle Gillespie

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Oakley Kenneth Davidson

    April 23, 2014