Barbara Weatherford

August 2, 1918September 7, 2017

Barbara L. Weatherford, 99, of Fayetteville, passed away Thursday, September 7, 2017 at Bowers Hospice House, Beckley. She was born on August 2, 1918 at Lively, WV to Charles Snowdon and Maggie Thompson Lively. Barbara was an active member of Fayetteville Baptist Church for over 60 years. She cared for children in her home during her earlier years. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Dennis Merle Weatherford; brothers: Otto, Earl, Basil and Zenis Lively; and by her sisters: Effie Wriston, Thelma Wilson and Madge Pritt. She is survived by one son, Charles S. Weatherford and his wife, Mary K. She is also survived by three grandchildren: Mendy Haver and husband, Doug, Sib Weatherford and wife, Lauren, and John Weatherford and wife, Monica. Also, she leaves behind five great-grandchildren that she loved dearly: MacKenzie, Noah, Jenna, Jill and Emma. Funeral services will be held at 12 noon on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at Fayetteville Baptist Church with Rev. David Sneed and Rev. Ron George, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow at Huse Memorial Park, Fayetteville. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 11 am to noon at the church. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations in Barbara’s memory be made to Fayetteville Food Pantry, PO Box 33, Fayetteville, WV 25840. For those wishing to express your condolences to the Weatherford family, you may do so by visiting our website at The family has entrusted arrangements to Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, 350 W. Maple Avenue, Fayetteville, WV.

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Saturday, September 09, 2017


Saturday, September 09, 2017

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Saturday, September 09, 2017