Loretta Mae Alderson, 83, of Alderson, WV, passed away Monday, January 8, 2018 at Greenbrier Valley Medical Center in Fairlea, WV, following a short illness.
Born August 13, 1934 she was the daughter of William N. and Bina Webb Dalton.
Mrs. Alderson was a loving wife and mother, having cared for her daughter for over 50 years. She was a member of the Highland Park United Methodist Church at Highland Park.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband William R. Alderson; five brothers, Nealy, Posie, John, Franklin, and Simon; four sisters, Goldie Elmore, Gladys Vance, Grace Hess, and Bonnie Clutter.
Survivors include five sons, Frankie and wife, Janet, of Asbury, WV, Eddie and companion, Cindy Smith, of Alderson, Doug and wife, Amanda, of Second Creek, WV, Mike Alderson of Alderson, and Joe Alderson of Alderson; one daughter, her pride and joy, Debbie Alderson of the home; grandchildren, Willie and Katrina Alderson, Laurel and J.T. Karnes, Joey and Jessica Alderson, Alexis and Nevaeh King, Brittany LaRue, Sarah Toller, and Savannah Alderson; six great-grandchildren, Katelynn, Alyssa, Alex, Ava, Evie Jo, and Jace; and one sister, Gaye McKay of Marysville, OH.
Graveside services will be held 2:30 p.m. Thursday, January 11, 2018 at the Highland Park Cemetery at Highland Park with the Rev. Jim Eskins officiating.
Friends may call from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Thursday, January 11, at the Groves Funeral Home Chapel in Union, WV.
Those wishing to send the Alderson family online condolences or sign the online guestbook may do so by visiting www.grovesfuneralhome.com
Groves Funeral Home in Union, WV is in charge of arrangements.
Obituary originally published in the January 10, 2018 edition of The West Virginia Daily News.