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Obituary for Fairy Belle Stanley (Coleman)

Fairy Belle  Stanley (Coleman)
Fairy Belle Stanley, 89, of Salem, passed away Tuesday, May 23, 2017.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Bernard and Dorma Coleman; loving husband, Jack Stanley; her daughter, Brenda Gibson; three brothers, Harlan, Glenn and Bernard Coleman, Jr., and two sisters, Inez Lanter and Jean Carty.

She is survived by her son, Barry Stanley; grandchildren, Ian Stanley, Justin Stanley and wife, Salina, Kirsten Stanley, Daniel Stanley and Stephen Cooley; great-grandchildren, Cassius Stanley, Cassidy Stanley, Lazarus Zinovis, Sage Stanley, Colin Brock, and Preston Settle. Also surviving are sister, Aline Crockett; sister-in-law, Alma Coleman; brother-in-law, Bill Carty, and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM, Thursday, May 25, 2017 at John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home, Salem. Services will be held at 11AM Friday, May 26, 2017 in the funeral home chapel. Pastor Ryan Linkous will officiate. Burial will follow at Old Dominion Memorial Gardens. An online guest book is available for family and friends by visiting www.johnmoakey.com.
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