The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


January 9, 2014

Obituaries — Thursday, January 9, 2013


Bishop William ‘Billy’ Coleman

Bishop William “Billy” Coleman, 89, of Beckley, died Wednesday, January 8, 2014.

Arrangements entrusted to Ritchie & Johnson Funeral Parlor, Beckley.

Dolly Marie Cook

ANSTED — Dolly Marie Cook, 88, of Ansted, passed away, Tuesday, January 7, 2013, following a short illness.

Dolly was born February 8, 1925, in Huntersville, W.Va. She was the daughter of the late Henry Albert Cain and Stella Graye Grimes Cain.

She was preceded in death by her husband Garland Cook in 1999

She was a member of Lovers Leap Baptist Church of Ansted and a homemaker.

Survivors are a daughter, Peggy Marie Morrison of Charleston and a son, Garland Henry Cook of Pulaski, Va.; three brothers, Curtis Pyles of Sebert, W.Va., Charles Pyles of Westerville, Ohio, Roy Pyles of Sebert, W.Va.; seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren and her dog Benji, whom she loved very much.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, January 11, 2014, at Wallace and Wallace Funeral Home Chapel in Ansted with Pastor Ronald George officiating. Burial will follow in Restlawn Memory Gardens in Victor.

Friends may call Saturday from 1 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home in Ansted.

Online condolences may be sent to

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

Dreama Fay Craddock

HOLDEN — Dreama Fay Craddock, 72, of Holden, passed away Wednesday, January 8, 2014.

Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Honaker Funeral Home of Logan is in charge of arrangements.

Terry W. Curtis

Terry W. ‘TW’ Curtis, died at his home in Petersburg, Fla. on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014.

Condolences may be sent to the family’s guestbook at

Arrangements are pending by Melton Mortuary and Cremation Center, Beckley.

Patrick K. Fleming

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Patrick K. Fleming, 78, formerly of Mabscott, died Dec. 8, 2013.

Condolences may be sent to the family’s guestbook at www.meltonmortuary. com

Arrangements by Melton Mortuary and Cremation Center, Beckley.

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