Merlene Dooley, 76 of Summersville, WV passed
away on Monday, August 14, 2017 at Ruby Memorial
Hospital in Morgantown. Born April 29, 1941 in Tazewell,
VA she was a daughter of the late Robert and Nancy
She was a member of the Hickory Grove United
Methodist Church at Mt. Nebo and was a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband, Walter Dooley;
children, Julie Bennett of Summersville, Tony Bennett of
Nettie, and Terry Bennett of Liberty; step-children, Debra
Dobbins of Lexington, KY and Gerald Cody Dooley of the
Netherlands; one sister, Janet Dix of Summersville; seven
grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday,
August 19, 2017 at Hickory Grove United Methodist
Church at Mt. Nebo with Pastor Michael Ludle officiating.
Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery under the
direction of the White Funeral Home at Summersville.
Friends may call at the church one hour prior to the
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