Loretta Mae Treadway

March 1, 1944December 30, 2020

Loretta Mae Treadway, 76, of Fayetteville WV passed away suddenly due to complications of COVID-19 on December 30th, 2020. Left to cherish the wonderful memories they shared, her loving husband of 46 years Clyde Allan "Red" Treadway. Loretta was known for her feisty, yet good sense of humor. She will be missed by all that knew and loved her. A lifelong West Virginia native, Loretta was well-loved in her small town. Loretta was the mother of six children. Despite her large family Loretta always made time for everyone. She always provided support and love for her family. She and her husband Clyde "Red" worked tirelessly to provide opportunities for their kids and family. For many years Loretta was an employee of Fayette County Board of Education, first as a cook and then as a kindergarten teacher aide. Loretta played many roles in life, but her most cherished hobby was singing karaoke. Loretta was a devoted and loving mother. She was very proud of her family and was excited to become a"Mammaw" to her 18 grandchildren and "GiGi" to her 6 great-grandchildren. Loretta loved holidays and family get-togethers. And any chance to spend time with her family was important to her. Loretta is proceeded in death by her parents: Father: Garland Wilson Neff, Mother: Mary Loretta Bryant (Bowyer) and Step-father: James Lee Bryant. Along with brothers Charles (Chuck) Neff, Jesse Neff, John Neff, Jim Neff, Bob Neff and Sherman Neff; Sisters Rosie neff, Stella Sexton, Gladys Bowyer and Annie Perry. Loretta is survived by her Children; Tammy (Bobby) Ewers, Brady (Krissy) Light, Shane Light, Michael (Lori)Treadway, Michelle (Randy) Bond and Kevin Treadway. Grandchildren; Amber Ortiz, Timmy (Tiffany) Ortiz, Jamie (Kenny) Cullum, Bobbie-Lynn Ewers, Dakota (Brittany) Light, Jakob Light, Carly Light, Jack Light, Joeseph Light, Brianna (Stuart) Light, Bethany Light, Matthew Light, Katelyn Treadway, Bayler treadway, Ryan Bond, Ashley Bond, Autumn Treadway, Piper Treadway. Great-Grandchildren; Braydon Ortiz, Marissa Ortiz, Preston Ortiz, Aaliyah Ortiz, Korbin Cullum & Kendra Cullum. Brothers; Tommy Neff, Mickey Neff, Albert (Michille) Neff, Sisters; Betty (Ray) Coleman, Nancy (Chalmer) Philpott, Sharon (JE) Snuffer, Connie (Tom) Fox, Sister in-laws; Mary Ellen Neff, Deanna Neff & Pam Neff. Along with many nieces, nephews, other family members and special friends. Per Loretta's wishes no servies will be provided. She will be cremated and left in her window of her bedroom. Arrangements were provided by Dodd Payne Hess funeral home. Online condolences can be left at


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Mogul Mike Hunn

January 6, 2021

Loretta will be missed by many AW guides and staff. Our thoughts and prayers go out to her family. She was always there with a smile at the RC serving us cold ones, along with Red, after a day on the river. So guides, raise your next pint in honor of our friend, Loretta!
Cheers Mogul Mike

Eudora & Pat Hambrick

January 5, 2021

We have known Loretta for many years and she has always been a very special friend. She was a wonderful, sweet person that will be missed tremendously. Sending love & prayers to everyone.
Eudora & Pat

Bernie &brenda Sharp

January 4, 2021

Our thoughts & prayers for red and family . Wonderful person . She will missed by everyone that knew her

linda and clay Dougherty

January 3, 2021

Loretta was always smiling and happy. We loved singing karaoke with her. She will be missed by so many . Rest in peace sweet Loretta. Prayers for Red and family.

Jane Hardy

January 3, 2021

I just wanted to say it was such a shock to hear of the passing of Loretta I am so sorry for the family's loss. Every time I would see her usually with Red she always had a smile on her face.

Love to all
God Bless you

Anthony Salvatore

January 3, 2021

I just learned of her passing. She was a wonderful lady, and was an excellent Karaoke performer. So sorry for the family’s loss. Thoughts and prayers to all.

Mindy Burns

January 3, 2021

Karaoke will never be the same! She was such a sweet lady! Prayers for Red and the family! She will be truly missed!

Gary Gover

January 2, 2021

She was funny and fiesty!!! Will certainly miss our conversations at school....

Kelley Spangler

January 2, 2021

Rest in Peace Loretta. You have always been so nice to me since we first met. Always took time to comment on my family pictures with such sweet and loving words. You will be missed by many. Fly high in your heavenly home.

Judith Duncan

January 1, 2021

Loretta was a very dear friend. She always had a smile no matter what she was doing or where she was at. She will be missed. We worked together off and on at Fayette county schools. God Bless you and know you will never be forgotten!