Portsmouth Daily Times, Saturday, Sept. 1, 1979



Services for Edward Colley, 91, of South Shore, who died Friday at Mercy Hospital in Portsmouth, are planned at 1 p.m. Monday at Roberson Funeral home.

A native of Carter County, he was preceded in death by his first wife Mary Van Bibber Colley in 1964.

Surviving are his second wife, Minerva Brown Colley of Wheelersburg; two daughters, Mrs. Dorothy Ockerman of South Shore 
and Mrs. Irene Taulbee of South Portsmouth; seven stepchildren; a half-brother, Jacob Loop of Sciotoville, Ohio, 
a half sister, Mrs. Myrtle Gifford of Quincy; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren and one great great-grandchild.

Roger Madden minister and Rev. Ronald Blevins are to officiate at services, with interment in Sunset Cemetery at Quincy.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 tonight, from noon to 9 p.m. Sunday and until the time of services Monday.

Submitted by: Bruce E. Logan, Jr.

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