On Monday, February 26th, 2018, our most cherished, Dennis E. Meador, passed away in Gastonia, North Carolina. A former resident of Beckley, he was 82 years of age.
Affectionately known as "Denny," Dennis was born on May 3rd, 1935, at Jenkins Jones. He was one of four sons born to Orion and Peggy Meador. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Herb and Toodle. A brother, Bill Meador, survives of Shady Spring.
In addition to the Meador family, Denny leaves his loving wife of 47 years, Joanna; children, Debbie Adkins and her husband, Harless, of Beckley, Dennis Meador Jr., and his wife, Barbara, of Whitesville, and Denise Cook of Crab Orchard; step daughters, Gamin Miranda of Clover, South Carolina, and Vita Miranda of Gastonia; there are eleven grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
In keeping with Denny's wishes he has been cremated and there will be no formal services.
Published on March 2, 2018