The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


December 31, 2013

Obituaries — Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013


Cody Glen Burdette

WHITMAN — Cody Glen Burdette, 62, of Whitman, formerly of Kilsyth, died Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, at Logan General Hospital, Logan.

Born May 22, 1951, at Nallen, he was the son of the late Commodore and Violet Burdette.

He was also preceded in death by brothers Bernard Lesher and Clark Burdette.

Cody was a graduate of Mount Hope High School and worked in several department stores and various other jobs through the years.

Survivors include one brother, Jerry Burdette of Union, Mo., and one sister, Lucille Haynes of LaPlata, Md., and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at Tyree Funeral Home, Mount Hope, with Rev. Jessie Parker officiating. Burial will follow at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Prosperity. Friends may call at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.

Online condolences may be sent to our website at

Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Mount Hope, WV.

Benjamin Bailey Harper

VERNER — Benjamin Bailey Harper, 83, of Verner, died Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013.

Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, at Mounts Funeral Home Chapel in Gilbert. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3.

Arrangements by Mounts Funeral Home Chapel, Gilbert.

Weaver Kent Jones

NETTIE — Weaver Kent Jones, 89, of Nettie, died Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013.

Graveside services will be at noon Tuesday, Dec. 31, in the Fairview Cemetery at Nettie with Pastor Larry Gawthrop officiating.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Mary Ann Mullins

TIOGA — Mary Ann Mullins, 62, of Tioga, passed away Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, in the Tioga House of Prayer with Pastor Robert Friend officiating. Interment will follow in the Radcliff-Mullins Cemetery at Tioga. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the White Funeral Home at Craigsville.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

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