The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


January 1, 2014

Obituaries — Wednesday, Jan. 1, 1014



Betty Jean Bennett Denton

Betty Jean Bennett Denton, 76, of Oak Hill, died on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013.

Funeral services will be Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Tyree Funeral Home in Oak Hill.

Burial will be at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Prosperity.

Friends may call one hour prior to the service on Saturday at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be sent at

Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Oak Hill, WV.


Eugene Deskins

LOGAN — Eugene Deskins, 61, of Logan, departed this life on Monday, December 30, 2013.

Funeral services will be held at the First Baptist Church of McConnell on Friday, January 3, 2014 at 2 p.m. with Pastor John E. Godby officiating. Burial will follow in Mountain View Memory Gardens at Maher, W.Va.

Friends may call on the family from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m., Thursday, January 2, 2014 at the church.

For e-mail condolences go to:

Honaker Funeral Home of Logan is in charge of the arrangements.


Lottie Lynn Foster

Lottie Lynn Foster, 47, of Richwood, passed away Saturday, Dec. 29, 2013.

Services held Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, at 11 a.m. in West Virginia Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, Calvin, with Rev. Pat Green officiating.

Burial will be in West Virginia Memorial Gardens, Calvin.

Simons-Coleman Funeral Home, Richwood, WV is in charge of arrangements.


Lula Virginia Fuller

Lula Virginia Fuller, 91, of Lula Lane, Keyrock Road, Pineville passed away Monday, Dec. 30, 2013 at Wyoming Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, New Richmond, where she had been a resident for several years.

Born Nov. 14, 1922, at Asco, she was the daughter of the late William H. “Bill” Brooks and Margaret E. Rose Brooks of Indian Creek.

She was a former employee of Holloway Drug Store. She loved to share stories from her years working at the store.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Fuller and an infant child; four sisters, Virginia “Virgie” Short, Gladys Ellison, Pearl Phillips and Edith Lester; five brothers, Charles “Buddy” Brooks, Howard Brooks, William “Greevor” Brooks, James H. “Dutch” Brooks and Walter Brooks.

She is survived by many nieces and nephews.

 A celebration of Lula’s life will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014 in the Calfee Funeral Service Chapel with the Elder Bryce Phillips and Elder Russell McCoy officiating

Burial will follow at Palm Memorial Gardens, Matheny. Nephews will serve as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends from noon until the time of the service.

The family wishes to express their gratitude to the Wyoming Nursing and Rehabilitation Center for their love for Lou Lou. Their care and compassion for her as her health declined due to Alzheimer’s.

Online guest book may be signed at

Calfee Funeral and Cremation Service of Pineville is serving the Fuller family.

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