The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


July 2, 2013

Obituaries — Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Anna Lou Browning

HICO — Anna Lou Browning, 79, of Hico, passed away at Fayette Nursing and Rehab on June 30th, 2013, following a long Illness.

Anna was born February 28, 1934, in Williamson, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Kenneth and Leona Spry Stafford.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Rubal W. Browning in 2011; a sister, Maude Brewe; three brothers, Frank Stafford, Kenneth Stafford Jr., Pete Stafford; grranddaughter, Sarah Margaret (Meg).

Anna was a member of Midland Trail Gardening Club, a retired school teacher and a member of the Ansted Baptist Church. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and also loved gardening, tending to her flowers and painting.

Those left to cherish her memory are two sons, Stephen Browning and John Browning both of Hico; six grandchildren, Theresa Horton, Stephen Browning II, Kathryn Browning Young, John Browning Jr., Meg Keith, Becky Ann Piccard, and 10 great-grandchildren; a sister, Sally Huffman of Chicago, Ill.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at Wallace & Wallace Funeral Chapel, Ansted, with Pastors Jack Eades and Doug Eades officiating. Entombment will follow at Restlawn Memory Gardens, Victor.

Friends may gather with the family Tuesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m.

Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

Arrangements by Wallace & Wallace Funeral Chapel, Ansted.

Marzee Nadine Dorsey

MT. NEBO — Marzee Nadine Dorsey, born November 4, 1920, daughter of the late Guy and Chloe Dunn entered the gates of Heaven on Sunday, June 30, 2013.

Nadine worked in the office at Foodland before retiring and caring for the family farm at Mt. Nebo.

She was a regular at Nicholas County Senior Citizens and a member of the Summersville United Methodist Church.

Nadine was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Wilford Dorsey.

Those left to cherish her memory are children: Mildred (Mike) Ballard of Barboursville and Leon (Debbie) Dorsey of Mt. Nebo; hrandchildren: Sheri (Jay) Knuckles of Barboursville; Lisa (Brian) Randolph of Beckley; Christopher (Tricia) Dorsey of Huntersville, N.C. and Andrea (Scott) Torres of Jacksonville, Fla. Great-grandchildren: Andrew, Matthew and Tyler Randolph, Caleb and Taylor Dorsey and Boston, Bryce, Bailey and Brooks Torres.

Please join us in a celebration of Nadine’s life on Wednesday, June 3, 2013, at 11 a.m. in the Summersville Memorial United Methodist Church with Pastor David Lancaster officiating. Burial will follow in the Hickory Grove Cemetery at Mt. Nebo.

Friends may call at the church one hour prior to the service on Wednesday.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to the Nicholas County Senior Center, PO Box 818, Summersville, WV 26651.

Waters Funeral Chapel in Summersville is in charge of the arrangements.

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