Naomi “Ruth” Dawson

Naomi “Ruth” Dawson, 77, of Arnoldsburg, W.Va., formerly of Ripley, W.Va., passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at the University of Virginia Medical Center, following an extended illness.

A memorial service will be held 1 p.m. Friday, July 19, at the Stump Funeral Home, Arnoldsburg.