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Vella Mae Christian Bradbery Feazell

July 16, 1925 — June 17, 2019

Vella Mae Christian Bradbery Feazell, age 93, of Oak Hill, made her journey to heaven on June 17, 2019.
Born July 16, 1925 in Sun, she was the daughter of the late Rufus and Jessie Arthur Christian. She graduated from Mt. Hope High School in 1943.
During WWII she worked in Toledo, OH in a government factory that made airplane parts. She was a reading aide at Rosedale Elementary School from 1968 to 1980. Vella Mae was a long standing member of the Calvary Baptist Church in Oak Hill, where she served on numerous boards and committees She was also historian for the Fayette Baptist Association. Many will remember her years of service at Calvary Baptist Church as youth director and church librarian where she influenced young and old alike.
Vella Mae was an avid photographer and documented her travels through the 48 continental states. Family and friends will cherish memories of her strong faith in God, her sense of humor and her basket collection.
Those preceding her in death are her first husband, Ernest Bradbery and her second husband Kenneth Feazell, Sr.; brothers Norman, Nelson and Harold Christian; grandson Brian Fox; step-son Kenneth “Butch” Feazell, Jr and nephew Kevin Christian.
Survivors include daughters, Vella Lynn Bradbery of Vienna, Carroll (Larry) Fox of Fayetteville and Penny (Gary) Palmer of Olathe, KS.; step-daughter, Lois (Bud) Nutter; step-son, Keith (Marilyn) Feazell; step-daughter-in-law, Judi Feazell; grandson, L.J. (Marge) Fox III all of Fayetteville; great-grandchildren, Kai Tlynne (Jonathan) Rahall, Jackson Fox, Caladan Fox and Meridian Fox all of Fayetteville; great-great grandchildren Izaic and Aurora Wootten of Tucson, AZ; brother, Rufus (Betty) Christian of Zanesville, OH; nephews, Norman and Kenny Christian; nieces, Vickie Miller and Missi Gravley all of Beckley and Lee Christian of Zanesville, OH.
Funeral service will be conducted at 1:00 PM Friday, June 21, 2019 at the Calvary Baptist Church, Oak Hill with Pastor Greg Swisher officiating. Burial will follow in High Lawn Memorial Park.
Friends may call at the Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill, from 6-8 PM on Thursday and at the church one hour prior to services on Friday.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Youth Department of Calvary Baptist Church, 1424 East Main Street, Oak Hill, WV 25901.
Online condolences may be sent to www.tyreefuneralhome.com . Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill, WV
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