Obituary of Melvin Lester Golden
Melvin Lester "Casey" Golden,
84, of Kingwood (Pleasantdale Community), WV, went to be with the Lord with his family by his side on Wednesday, January 5, 2022, and is now reunited with the love of life, his wife Phyllis Daniels Golden who passed away November 10, 2018.
The son of Willard "Sam" Golden and Velna Bailey Golden, he was born August 17, 1937, in Czar (Randolph County) WV.
Melvin was a loving husband, father, brother, grandfather, uncle and friend. He worked hard to provide for his family, and the art of excavating the land. He loved the outdoors, camping, hunting and storytelling with his family and friends.
He is survived by five children and their spouses: Sheila Marlene and Woody Wolfe of Reedsville, WV, Donna Darlene and John Hemerick of Kingwood, Steven Lester Golden and Lisa of Valley Point, WV, Judith Arlene and Darrell Turner of Kingwood, and Karen Charlene and David Wilt of Bruceton Mills; thirteen grandchildren: Michael Golden, Jeffrey and Walter Wolfe, Melvin Hemerick, Stevie, Nathan, Sarah and Matthew Golden, Bradley Turner, Crystal Bolyard, and Patrick, Benjamin and Daniel Wilt; fourteen great-grandchildren: Haley and Tyler Sphar, Dorian, Adeline, Orion and Patton Hemerick, Emma, Grace, Abby and Bailey Golden, Isaac and Ethan Turner, and Michael and Nevaeh Bolyard; three brothers: Curt (Bud) Golden, Johnny Golden, and Marvin and Sue Golden; five sisters: Ardith Lewis, Andalee Caton, Linda Black, Sylvia Green, and Mary Funk.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Phyllis Marlene Daniels Golden; a grandson, Kevin Lester Hemerick; a great-granddaughter, Kendra Arlene Bolyard; a great grandchild, Baby Golden; two brothers, Carroll Golden and David Golden.
Due to the increased prevalence of the COVID virus, a public funeral and burial will be held at the Shady Grove Cemetery in Bruceton Mills, Saturday, January 8, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. service, with Pastor Sonny McNear officiating.
Carl R. Spear Funeral Home Brandonville-Bruceton Mills, WV, will be providing funeral services.
Condolences may be sent to spearfuneralhome.net