The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.


April 25, 2012

Obituaries - Thursday, April 26, 2012


Regis Eugene Woolwine

Regis Eugene Woolwine, 90, of Jackson, Mich., formerly of Wriston, died April 15, 2012, at Veterans Administration Hospital in Ann Arbor, Mich.

Born July 23, 1921, at Lick Fork, he was the son of the late Seth Thomas and Bessie V. Light Woolwine. Sisters Nora Bragg and Anna Pennington and brothers Clyde Woolwine and Everett Woolwine also preceded him in death.

He retired from King Coal Chevrolet in Oak Hill.

Mr. Woolwine attended the Cranberry Community Church of Prosperity and was a World War II U.S. Army veteran.

Surviving: brother, Archie Woolwine of Jackson, Mich.; sister, Helen Gibson of Oak Hill; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were April 20 at Tyree Funeral Home in Oak Hill. Burial was at Woolwine Cemetery, Wriston.

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Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill.

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