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Bessie Naomi Meadows Collier
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Birth: Dec. 27, 1930
Page County
Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 10, 2013

Bessie Naomi (Meadows) Collier, 82, of Shenandoah went to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 11, 2013 at Rockingham Memorial Hospital.

Mrs. Collier was born on December 28, 1930 in Page County and was a daughter of the late David V. and Lena Taylor Meadows.

Mrs. Collier, prior to her illness, attended the Church of Faith in Shenandoah, where she was baptized. She was a devoted mother and wife. She loved to ride on country roads and enjoy the local scenery.

On July 1, 1949 she married George E. Collier, who preceded her in death in June, 1980. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by five brothers, Clyde, Harry, Roger, Billy and David Meadows and three sisters, Pauline Meadows, Ester Rimel and Arbutus Conley.

Mrs. Collier is survived by four sons, Donald Collier and Mickey Collier of Shenandoah, Vernon Collier of Luray, and Barry Collier and wife, Penny of Shenandoah; one daughter, Sharon (Sherry) Good of Shenandoah; five grandchildren, Lena Atkins, Kevin Wyant, Dakota Collier, Jessica and Kendall Collier; three great-grandchildren; one sister, Wanda Hogan of Rayville, LA and Elkton, and three brothers, Leroy Meadows and Page Meadows, both of Elkton, and Larry Meadows of Stuarts Draft.

Pastor Ellen Martin will conduct funeral services on Monday, April 15, 2013 at 11:00 at Oak Grove United Methodist Church. Burial will be private at Jolliet Cemetery. Friends may also visit the home of her son, Barry, at any time. There will not be a formal family night visitation; however, friends may pay their respect from 10:00 ~ 4:00 Sunday afternoon.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Oak Grove United Methodist Church, 2170 Fleeburg Road, Shenandoah, VA 22849. Arrangements are being handled by Kyger Funeral Home in Elkton.

~Kyger Funeral Home Obituary, April 12, 2013
 
 
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 Parents:
  David Vernon Meadows (1897 - 1975)
  Vasalena Taylor Meadows (1902 - 1979)
 
 Spouse:
  George Edgar Collier (1919 - 1980)*
 
 Children:
  Mickey Lynn Collier (1956 - 2014)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ester May Meadows Rimel (1921 - 2012)*
  Clyde Calvin Meadows (1925 - 2001)*
  Arbutus Virginia Meadows Conley (1927 - 1992)*
  Pauline Winifred Taylor Meadows (1928 - 2005)**
  Bessie Naomi Meadows Collier (1930 - 2013)
  David Vernon Meadows (1932 - 1981)*
  Billy W. Meadows (1936 - 1996)*
  Franklin Delano Meadows (1939 - 1939)*
  Eleanor Roosevelt Meadows (1939 - 1939)*
  Roger Millard Meadows (1944 - 2007)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Wife of George E
 
Burial:
Jollett United Methodist Church Cemetery
Jollett
Page County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Ancestry Seeker
Record added: Nov 30, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23170919
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 Added: Apr. 12, 2013
 
 
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