Erma Cottrell

Erma Cottrell, 77, of Arnoldsburg, W.Va., went home to be with the Lord on Aug. 22, 2013, after a sudden illness at her home.

She was a daughter of the late Thomas Pleasy Luzader and Lilly Gay Luzader of Orma, W.Va.

Erma was a faithful Christian and attended Ebenzer Baptist Church. She was a loving mother and grandmother and was loved by all who knew her.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray D. Cottrell; her sister, Jewell Stalnaker; and brother, Walter Luzader.

Surviving are her sister, Grace Baum and husband, Daniel, of Arnoldsburg; two daughters, Margaret Waybright and husband, Fred, of Arnoldsburg and Natalie Atkinson and husband, Luther, of Arnoldsburg; two grandchildren, Cody Waybright of Arnoldsburg and Jessica Arias and husband, Alex, of Arnoldsburg; nephew Michael Stalnaker and wife Sara; and three great-nephews of Walker, W.Va.

Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Stump Funeral Home in Arnoldsburg with the Rev. Carl Marks officiating. Burial will follow in Cottrell-Conley Cemetery on Bear Run. Friends may call from 1-2 p.m. Sunday prior to the services.

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