The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.


April 4, 2012

Obituaries - Thursday, April 5, 2012


Billy F. Perry

Retired U.S. Navy Petty Officer Billy Forrest Perry, 62, of Moncks Corner, S.C., formerly of Hico, died Dec. 12, 2011.

In keeping with his wishes, he was cremated and a memorial service was held April 1 in the Mausoleum Chapel at Restlawn Memory Gardens, Victor, with Pastor James A. Hobbs officiating.

Submitted by Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, Fayetteville.

Dollie E. Skaggs

Dollie E. Skaggs, 84, of Middlesex, N.C., formerly of Ansted, died March 31, 2012, at Bowers Hospice House in Beckley, following a long illness.

Born March 11, 1928, at Ramsey, she was a daughter of the late Roy Oakley Cole and Hattie Ethel Sorrell Cole. She also was preceded in death by her husband, Edgar Skaggs, in 2007.

She was a member of Ansted Freewill Baptist Church of Ansted and a homemaker.

Surviving: daughters, Drema Treadway and Jack of Scarbro, Lorraine Wellman of Tennessee, Arlene Nesiba and Marvin of Nebraska, Marlene Somers and Greg of North Carolina; sons, Eugene Skaggs and Mary of Middlesex, Charles Emerson Skaggs and Cathy Johnson of Ansted; sisters, Nellie Wavelin of Hico, Bertha Carte of Oak Hill, Beulah of Michigan, and Velva McClung of Ohio; brothers, Shirley Sorrell of Oak Hill, Roy Sorrell of Hilton Village, Elbert Sorrell of Mississippi, Gary Sorrell of Ohio; 14 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.

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Arrangements by Wallace & Wallace of Ansted.

Zara Solari

Zara Solari, 96, of Oak Hill, died March 31, 2012, at the Hilltop Center at Hilltop.

Born Dec. 14, 1915, at Cucumber, she was the daughter of the late Camillo Perado and Palmira Janutolo. She also was preceded in death by her husband, Ermano Solari; and sister, Bruna Fondale.

Mrs. Solari was a housewife.

Surviving: her sons, Dario Solari and Tullio Solari; sister, Lola Wolnay; three grandsons; one great-grandson and one great-granddaughter.

Graveside services were April 3 at High Lawn Memorial Park, Oak Hill.

Those wishing to express condolences, send flowers, or send a unique gift to Zara’s family may do so by visiting

Arrangements by Dodd-Payne-Hess Funeral Home, Fayetteville.

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