Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

July 24, 2013

Grady Newland Wills

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

PETERSTOWN — Grady Newland Wills, 91, of Peterstown, W.Va., passed away Monday, July 22, 2013 at the Carilion Giles Community Hospital, Pearisburg, Va.

Born September 4, 1921 at Peterstown, W.Va., he was the son of the late Everette and Husie Spangler Wills. Grady was a farmer and had dug graves on the side. He was a U.S. Army veteran.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Greg Wills, sister, Iva Reynolds and a brother, Quinten Wills.

Survivors include one daughter, Nedra Alexander and husband Tommy of Powell Mountain, W.Va., two grandchildren, Derrick Alexander and wife Angela and Brandon Wills and wife Rebecca and three great-grandchildren, Brittany Alexander, Summer Miller and Olivia Wills.

Funeral Services will be 12:00 p.m. – noon, Thursday, July 25, 2013 at the Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home Chapel with Pete Dunford officiating. Burial will follow in the Peterstown Cemetery, Giles County, Va. Friends may call from 10:00 a.m. until time of the services at noon.

Online guest book can be signed or condolences may be sent to the Wills family at

Arrangements by Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown, W.Va.