Melvin Bolden, 83, of Davy WV, passed away Thursday, September 10, 2020 at his residence.
Born July 21, 1937 in Marytown WV, he was the son of the late Hobart and Daisy Harless Bolden.
He was a resident of Twin Branch the greater part of his life. He was of the Pentecostal Faith. He was a retired Coal Miner and a member of district 29 UMWA. He enjoyed Hunting.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Betty Jo Mills Bolden, one son Melvin Bolden Jr, and four brothers, Herman Bolden and Bob Bolden, Earl Bolden, and Paul Bolden Sisters Leta England Margaret Collins, Violet Morris and Alice Hurley.
Survivors include, four sons, Gary Bolden of Bluefield VA, Ronald Bolden of Twin Branch WV, Danny Bolden of Mohegan WV, and Gary Wayne Bolden Jr of Bluefield WV. Two brothers, Herbert Bolden of GA, Jack Bolden of Twin Branch WV, one sister, Sue Perkins of Hensley WV, nine Grandchildren.
In Keeping with his wishes the body has been cremated there will be no services.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at
Fanning Funeral Home of Welch is serving the Bolden Family