Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Obituary Archives

February 16, 2008

Sunday, Feb. 17, 2008

Deaths

Jimmie Lee Braswell 68, of Montcalm, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2008 from injuries received in an automobile accident. The family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco.

Donald Barry Cason, 63, of Route 2, Box 387-B, Bluefield, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2008 at Princeton Community Hospital in Princeton. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at the Cravens-Shires Funeral Home in Bluewell.

Dorothy Muriel Blankenship Craig, 84, of Narrows, Va., died Friday, Feb. 15, 2008. Riffe’s Funeral Service in Narrows is serving the Craig family.

Mr. Verlin Eugene (Gomer) Farmer, 51, of the Daw Road section of Richlands, Va., died Friday, Feb. 15, 2008 from injuries received in an automobile accident near Weston. Hurst-Scott Funeral Home in Richlands, Va., is in charge of arrangements.

Venida Frazier, 84, of Brunswick, Ga., formerly of Welch and Keystone, died Friday, Feb. 15, 20908 at Hospice of the Gold isles in Brunswick, Ga. Fanning Funeral Home of Welch is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Teresa Shrader Glosson, 35, of 5225 South NC 87, died Friday, Feb. 15, 2008 at Alamance Regional Medical Center. McClure Funeral Service of North Carolina is in charge of arrangements.

Lawrence David Godbey, Sr., 71, of North Tazewell, Va., died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2008 at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Peery & St.Clair Funeral Home in Tazewell, Va.

Mrs. Mary E. Parker, 58 of Welch, who passed away, Saturday, February 16, 2008 at CAMC in Charleston. Arrangements are incomplete at Gregory-Page Funeral Home in Welch.

Nina Florence Wright, 93, of Bland, Va., died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2008 at Princeton Health Care Center. Arrangements by A. Vest & Sons Funeral Home.



Obituaries

Connie Elmore Bennett

CAMBRIDGE, Md. — Connie Elmore Bennett, 65, of Cambridge, Maryland, died on February 13, 2008.

She was born and raised in Princeton, West Virginia. She graduated from Princeton High School in 1960 and later moved to Washington, D.C. where she became a court stenographer and met her husband, Ron Bennett. They married in 1971 and moved to Cambridge, where they have since resided.

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