The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


September 25, 2012

Obituaries — Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012


Jimmie T. Clark

HINTON — Jimmie T. Clark, age 88, of Hinton, passed away on Saturday, September 22, 2012, at his home.

Born on February 13, 1924, at Camp Creek, W.Va., he was the son of the late Watson Clark and Maddie Thompson Clark.

Mr. Clark was retired from the Fairfax County Water Authority in Fairfax, Va., as a senior engineering inspector. He was of the Primitive Baptist faith, and had made his home in Hinton for over 25 years. Mr. Clark was an avid coin collector and stamp collector.

He was preceded in death by his wife Bridgie Clark and several brothers and sisters.

Those survivors left to cherish his memory include his son, Danny Clark and his wife Mary of Hinton, with whom he made his home; two grandchildren, Natasha Clark of Alexandria, Va., and Samantha Clark of Hinton; five great-grandchildren, Micheal Derrick Perry, Bre’Anna Perry, Tyshon Perry, Joseph Hardy, and James T. Hardy; a brother, Gene Clark of Florida; several nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services will be conducted to Celebrate The Life Of Jimmie T. Clark on Wednesday, September 26, 2012, at 11 a.m. at the Rose and Quesenberry Peace Chapel in Beckley with Elder Tom Pack officiating. Burial will follow at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens at Prosperity.

Friends may visit with the family at the funeral home on Tuesday from 6 to 9 p.m.

Pallbearers will be family members and friends.

Online condolences may be sent to our guestbook at

Arrangements are by Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Home, 1901 South Kanawha Street, Beckley.

Leona Combs

Leona Combs, 96, of Dorothy, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, September 22, 2012, at her home after a long illness.

She was born March 19, 1916, at Colcord, a daughter of the late George M. and Josephine Kirk Jarrell.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Combs.

She is survived by her loving daughter, Jane Harris and husband, Paul; one grandson, Tony Harris and wife, Missy, all of Dorothy.

Service will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012, at the Armstrong Funeral Home, Whitesville, with the Rev. Loretta Taylor officiating. Burial will follow in Pineview Cemetery, Orgas.

Friends may call one hour prior to the services at the funeral home.

Arrangements by Armstrong Funeral Home, Whitesville.

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