Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Obituary Archives

May 18, 2013

Mr. David Jackson Wilmoth

DOBSON, N.C — Mr. David Jackson Wilmoth, age 56, of Dobson went home to be with the Lord on Thursday morning, May 16, 2013 after a tragic automobile accident.

He was born in Forsyth Co. on March 2, 1957 to the late Cleve Wilson Wilmoth and to Mary Faye Wood Wilmoth. He was employed by Pike Electric in Mt. Airy as a Lineman. He was a member of Zephyr Missionary Baptist Church.

Surviving is his loving wife Melissa Spangler Wilmoth of the home; three delightful sons Brandon Wilmoth of Mt. Airy, Cody Wilmoth of the home, and Devon Wilmoth of the home; his mother Mary Faye Wood Wilmoth of Dobson; two sisters and brothers-in-law: Mary and Fred Smith of Dobson, Angela and Lanny Whitaker of State Road; two brothers and sister-in-law: James Wilmoth of Ronda, Gary and Peggy Wilmoth of Dobson; eight nephews; first wife and stepdaughter: Margaret Cockerham of Mt. Airy, Amanda Draughn of Low Gap; special friends of the family: Nick Ostrum of Mt. Airy, Eddie and Tamara Martin of Dobson, Teddy and Benita Martin of State Road.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M. Sunday, May 19, 2013 in the Chapel of Moody-Davis Funeral Home in Dobson, with burial to follow in the Little Vine Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. The Rev. Craig Key and the Rev. Steve Roberts will conduct the services. Pallbearers: Teddy Martin, Eddie Martin, Micheal Martin, Nick Ostrum, Brad Inman, and  Brandon Inman.

The family will receive friends on Saturday evening, May 18, 2013 at Moody-Davis Funeral Home from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Zephyr Missionary Baptist Church, 254 Dodson Rd., Elkin, NC 28621.

Online condolences may be made at

Text Only
Obituary Archives
  • Marjorie Price Gibson

    NORTH TAZEWELL, Va. — Marjorie Price Gibson, age 94 of North Tazewell, VA died Friday, July 25, 2014 at Heritage Hall Health Care in Tazewell, VA.

    July 27, 2014

  • James Gianato James Gianato

    KIMBALL — James Gianato, age 87, of Kimball, WV, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center after a short Illness.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Donnette Hall Donnette Hall

    BURKES GARDEN, Va. — Donnette Hall age 73 of Burkes Garden, VA, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Carilion Tazewell Community Hospital in Tazewell, VA.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Kirby Winfred Cole

    WHITEWOOD, Va. — Kirby Winfred Cole, age 80 of Whitewood, Virginia passed away on Saturday, July 26, 2014 in a local Richlands Hospital following a lengthy illness.

    July 27, 2014

  • Hazel Stovall

    PRINCETON — Hazel Stovall, 85, of Princeton died Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at her home.

    July 27, 2014

  • James “Jake” Jackson Jr. James “Jake” Jackson Jr.

    BLUEFIELD, Va. — Beloved husband, father, brother, and grandfather, James “Jake” Jackson, Jr. age 65 of the Mudfork community in Bluefield, VA went to be with the Lord on Friday, July 25, 2014.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Norman Richard "Rick" Anderson

    ECKMAN — Norman Richard "Rick" Anderson age 57 of Eckman, WV, formerly of #9 Filbert, WV, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Princeton Community Hospital after a short illness.

    July 26, 2014

  • Ms. Hazel Thompson Church Ms. Hazel Thompson Church

    PURLEAR, N.C. — Ms. Hazel Thompson Church, age 79, of Purlear, died Thursday, July 24, 2014 at her home.

    July 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Die-Alma “Patty” Duty

    AMONATE, Va. — Die-Alma “Patty” Duty, age 55 of Amonate, Virginia, passed away Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center following a long illness.

    July 26, 2014

  • 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 26, 2014 1 Photo