Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

October 23, 2013

Geraldine Dorcus Stowers


Bluefield Daily Telegraph

ROCKY GAP, Va. — ROCKY GAP, Va. — Geraldine Dorcus Stowers, 77 of Rocky Gap, Va. went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 at her home. She was born on March 20, 1936 at Bluefield, W.Va. the daughter of the late, Clarence and Priscilla Samms Mahoney. She was a former member of the Bland Eastern Star.

She is survived by her husband, Leonard J. (Buddy) Stowers, Jr. of Rocky Gap, Va.; three daughters and sons-in-law, Jennifer and Steve Johnson, Regina Stowers and Richard Bales, and Rhonda Stowers, all of Bland County; one son and daughter-in-law, Dale and Tammy Stowers, Rocky Gap, Va.; 11 grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren; special friend, Jessica Crawford Newberry.

Funeral services will be Friday, October 25, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at the Rocky Gap United Methodist Church with the Reverend Rodney Lawson and the Reverend Lee Ellis officiating. Burial in the Morning Star Cemetery, Bland, Va. Visitation will be at the church Thursday evening from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. The family is in the care of A. Vest & Sons Funeral Home of White Gate, Va.