Macie M. Milam Taylor
MAPLE FORK — Macie Milam Taylor, 70, of Maple Fork, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, January 10, 2013.
Born May 4, 1942, at Helen, W.Va., to the late William and Hulda Milam.
Macie enjoyed quilting, canning and needle point. She also loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Macie took great pride in being a caregiver to others in need.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her loving husband of 39 years, Rosco Junior Taylor Sr., and two brothers, Joe and Virlon Milam.
Those left to cherish her memory include five children: Debbie S. Wiesolek and husband Richard, Rosco J. Taylor Jr., Theresa E. Taylor, Judith G. Esparza and husband Jose L. Sr., and Martha J. Taylor. Thirteen grandchildren: Laura, Huldie, Jose Jr., Adam, Jamie Jr., Elizabeth, Jessica, Richard Jr., Anna, Virginia, Katie, Angel, and Kyle. Six great-grandchildren Nicole, Taylor, Sophia, Arjae, Amelia, and Ava. Daughter-in-law Susan Taylor, son-in-law Jaime Torres Sr., and sister-in-law Dorothy Milam. Two extraordinary nieces Janie Milam and Julie Wickline. Macie is also survived by seven brothers: Lacy, Jimhazel, Carl, David, Morris and Shorty; and four sisters: Dollie, Ettabell, Cora, and Bessie.
Services will be held 11 a.m. on Monday, January 14, 2013, at Blue Ridge Funeral Home, in Beckley. Following the services Macie will be laid to rest at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Beckley.
Pallbearers will be as follows: Jose Esparza Jr., Adam Torres, Richard Wiesolek Jr., Jamie Torres Jr., Elizabeth Shaw and Anna Esparza.
Friends may gather with the family from 6 to 9 p.m. on Sunday, January 13, 2013, at the funeral home.
Online condolences and other information can be found by visiting www.blueridgefuneralhome.com.
Blue Ridge Funeral Home, 5251 Robert C. Byrd Drive, Beckley, is in charge of the arrangements.
Ira David Williams Sr.
POOL — Ira David Williams Sr., 96, of Pool, passed away Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 14, in the White Funeral Home at Summersville, with Pastors Arliss Smith and Shirley Fox officiating. Interment will follow in the Wallace Memorial Cemetery at Clintonville. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Hospice Care, 1606 Kanawha Blvd., West Charleston, WV 25387-2536.