The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


October 8, 2012

Obituaries — Monday, Oct. 8, 2012

Eula Edith Woolwine Barnhouse

ANSTED — Eula Edith Woolwine Barnhouse, 93, of Ansted passed away Friday, Oct. 5, 2012.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 12, at Wallace and Wallace Funeral Home Chapel in Ansted with Pastor Ron George and Preacher Jack Eades officiating. Entombment will follow in the Chapel of Rest Mausoleum at Victor. Friends may call 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home chapel.

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Wallace and Wallace of Ansted is in charge of the arrangements.

Louise Boothe

PETERSTOWN — Louise Boothe, 93, of Peterstown, passed away Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, at the Appalachian Christian Center, Peterstown, with Pastor Michael Biggs officiating. Burial will follow at the Peterstown Cemetery, Giles County, Va. Friends may call from noon until time of services at the church.

Online guestbook can be signed or condolences sent to the Boothe family at

Arrangements by Broyles-Shrewsbury Funeral Home, Peterstown.

Betty Lura ‘Lou’ Brumfield

BRUNO — Betty Lura “Lou” Goodman-Brumfield, 87, of Bruno, went home to be with the Lord, Saturday, October 6, 2012, after a long illness.

She was born August 5, 1925, at Christian, a daughter of the late James Edward and Lottie Toler Goodman.

In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her loving husband, Clayton “Zeke” Brumfield; two sons, Howard Lee Brumfield and Joe Randolph Brumfield; four grandsons, Scotty Spears, Calvin Stewart Spears, Johnathan Dene Miller, and Joe Brumfield; five brothers, Harry Goodman, Robert Bud Goodman, Eugene Goodman, Elmer Goodman, and Bill Goodman–McQuithy; six sisters, Nina Grimmett, Nellie Likens, Sybil Plymale, Alberta Combs, Mabel Goodman, and Tressie Goodman.

Betty was of the Pentecostal Faith and an avid member of the working community with various job titles. Her performances were at Nuttin Fancy Restaurant, Colonial Room Restaurant, Browning Dust, and Arlie’s. Her favorite trade was child care. She touched many young lives by teaching them to love, forgive, and cherish family and friends.

Those left to cherish her memory are her five children, William R. (Geri) Brumfield of Sterling Heights, MI, Lila Brumfield of Oceana, Tishie Ann (Larry Dene) Brumfield-Miller of Oceana, Clayton E. (Belinda) Brumfield, Jr., of Christian, and Craig (Gail) Brumfield of Bruno; one brother, Bob Goodman of Newark, OH; one sister, Lola Goodman of Christian; two daughters-in-law, Anna Brumfield of Howell, MI, and Dorothy Brumfield of Logan; 27 grandchildren, 39 great-grandchildren, and 10 great-great-grandchildren all of whom were cherished and close to her heart; along with a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, October 9, 2012, at the Krantz-McNeely Funeral Home at Man with Pastor Rick Proffitt officiating. Entombment will follow in Forest Lawn Cemetery at Pecks Mill.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home and one hour prior to services also.

Pall Bearers will be Clayton Brumfield, Jr., Hunk Goodman, Chris Stone, Chantz Trent, Clay Brumfield, Thurman Goodman, Jr., and Troy Goodman.

Betty’s family wishes to extend a special thank you to her granddaughters that took special care of her, Tishie Michell Brumfield-Stone and April Brumfield-Browning. The family would also like to thank Dignity Hospice, ARH Home Health, Dr. Michael Muscari, and Jennifer Stewart, PA of Family Healthcare Associates, and to everyone that has supported and prayed during this critical time.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Krantz-McNeely Funeral Home at Man.

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