Billy Ray Worthington

June 7, 1932April 3, 2021

Billy Ray Worthington, 88, of Grandview, WV passed away on Saturday, April 3, 2021 in Beckley, WV. He was born June 7, 1932 in Davy, WV to the late Rye Worthington and Loleda Worthington Marcum. Billy spent most of his life in McDowell County prior to moving to Grandview in 1992. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his loving wife, Freda Worthington. Those left to cherish his memory includes his daughter, Marganne Worthington of Beckley and a special little girl, Sophia Kitchen; and sister, Elsie Adams of Davy, WV. Graveside rites will be held at Saint Sabastian Cemetery on Tuesday, April, 13, 2021 at 11:00am with Father Paul Wharton officiating. Online condolences may be sent to the family at


  • Graveside Rites

    Tuesday, April 13, 2021


Billy Ray Worthington

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Lajuana Cohen

April 12, 2021

I will always remember my Uncle Bill’s humor and his willingness to dance with me when I was a young girl. I loved watching him and Freda dance. I miss those days! R.I.P. 💞

Aggie Wheeler

April 10, 2021

My dear friend Marganne I am so sorry for your loss. I will cherish the memories of spending time with you and Billy Ray talking and laughing. I pray God’s angels surround you with comfort I love you and always here for you. Aggie

Dolly Wolfe-Comer

April 9, 2021

I am so sorry. Praying for you Marganne. Love you. ❤️ I loved your whole family. I’m here if you need me 💕

Sophia Kitchen

April 9, 2021

Love and miss you Papaw
Love Sophia

Mrs Denny (Brenda) Hale

April 7, 2021

I was so sorry to hear this terrible news. My prayers are with your family. May you find comfort in the days to come.

Maria Gonzalez Whited

April 7, 2021

So sorry to hear, Billy Ray and Freda camped at the same camp ground as my parents who have both passed for many years, love and prayers for you all.

Phyllis Reed

April 7, 2021

R. I. P. Billy Ray.
We enjoyed when you came and visited.