The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.


October 10, 2012

Obituaries - Thursday, October 11, 2012


Nancy Jo Thornburg-Scott Thorn

Nancy Jo Thornburg-Scott Thorn, 79, of Oak Hill, died Oct. 3, 2012, at the home of her daughter, Linda Williams, in Oak Hill.

Born Nov. 18, 1932, at Greensboro, N.C., she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Pansy Tutterow Thornburg. She also was preceded in death by her first husband, Louis M. Scott; second husband, Troy Thorn; and sisters, Margie Allen and Mabel Cranford.

Nancy was of the Protestant faith.

She was a homemaker, a life member of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, and a member of the Hampshire County Homemaker’s Club.

She loved gardening and nature.

Surviving: daughters, Deborah Scott Painter and husband Chuck of Huntington, and Linda Scott Williams and husband Ben, and Kathy Scott Boyer, all of Oak Hill; sisters, Joyce Bellew of Barberton, Ohio, Ola Mae Hall of Thomasville, N.C., Remona Baxley of Flagler Beach, Fla., and Betty Treadway of Akron, Ohio; brothers, Bill Thornburg of Beaver Dam, Va., and Wallace Thornburg of Fayetteville; a grandson, Scott Painter of Huntington; granddaughters, Courtney Urbach of Littleton, Colo., and Lindsay Williams of Daytona Beach, Fla.; great-grandchildren, Preston Williams of Oak Hill and Cassidy Urbach of Littleton; and her precious dog, Chloe.

Funeral services were Oct. 6, at Tyree Funeral Home in Oak Hill, with Dr. Charles D. Miller officiating. Burial was at High Lawn Memorial Park, Oak Hill.

The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Bowers Hospice House, 454 Cranberry Drive, Beckley, WV 25801, or New River Humane Society, PO Box 955, Fayetteville, WV 25840.

Online condolences may be sent at

Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.


Edna Mae Tredway

Edna Mae Tredway, 88, of Kincaid, died peacefully in her sleep Oct. 8, 2012.

Born July 3, 1924, at Dunmore, she was the daughter of the late Albert F. Perry and Maggie S. McCutchon Perry. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene L. Tredway; son, Paul S. Workman; grandson, Gene Hively; sisters, Anna Pearl Starcher, Nellie Wyatt, and Mary Perry; and brothers, William “Bill” Perry and Noville Perry. Edna Mae was the last surviving member of her family.

She was a member of the Oak Hill Baptist Church and a member of the Oak Hill Baptist Church Ladies Bible Class.

Edna Mae was a retired self-employed insurance agent from the former Tredway Insurance Agency.

Surviving: her son, Eugene Neil Tredway and his companion, Tami Bennett, of Kincaid; daughter, Sharon Hively and her husband, Julian, of Weirton; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11 at High Lawn Funeral Home Chapel, 1435 E. Main Street, Oak Hill, with Pastor Brian Knight officiating and where the family will receive friends from noon until time of service. Burial will follow in High Lawn Memorial Park, Oak Hill.

Online condolences may be sent at

Arrangements by High Lawn Funeral Home Chapel, Oak Hill.

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