The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


July 1, 2013

Obituaries — Monday, July 1, 2013

Marcel Michael Adkins

MEADOW BRIDGE — Marcel Michael Adkins, 53, of Meadow Bridge, passed away Saturday, June 29, 2013, from injuries he received in an automobile accident.

Born July 28, 1959, in Chicago, Ill., he was the son of Mary Ann Massuccy and the late Ellis Huston Adkins. He was a self-employed carpet installer and entrepreneur, animal lover and was of the Baptist faith.

Other than his father he is preceded in death by one brother, Marvin Adkins.

Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Tammy Teresa Martin Adkins; 3 daughters: Shelly Walker and husband Aaron of Spring Dale, Camie Adkins and her companion Billy Holliday of Smoot and Audrea Adkins of Meadow Bridge. 6 sisters: Sharon Adkins of FL, Darlene Goodwin of Shady Spring, Rita McMillion of Daniels, Verla Englert of Winston-Salem, NC, Debbie Harris and Carlene Atkinson Segee, both of Spartanburg, SC. 2 brothers: Gary Massuccy of Concord, NC, and Huston Adkins of Burbank, OH. 5 grandchildren: Page, Dylan, Daron, Dawson, and one on the way. Several nieces and nephews also survive. His best friends Bandit and Lola, his dogs that he cherished.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home, Rainelle, with Rev. John Hart officiating. Burial will follow at the Franz Cemetery, Meadow Grove. Friends may gather with the family from 12 p.m. until service time at the funeral home.

Johnny Glenn Barker

HARTSELL, Ala. — Johnny Glenn Barker, 69, of Hartsell, Ala., passed away June 27, 2013.

Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 2, at Restlawn Memory Gardens in Victor.

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

Mary Kathryn Critchley

DANESE — Mary Kathryn Critchley, 84, of Danese, was called home to be with the Lord, Saturday, June 29, 2013, following a long illness.

She was born at Danese November, 21, 1928, to Dallas “Finley” and Lucy Brown Shuck and lived her life in The Acre at Danese.

Her life’s work was being a wife, mother, grandmother and friend to everyone she met. She was a member of White Oak Church and loved doing the Lord’s work.

She was preceded in death by her husband Joe “Thomas” Critchley, three infant sons. Brothers: Steward, Orelo and Junior Jamison and Edsel, Elden and Wilson Shuck. a sister, Juanita Puckett.

Survivors are her son Paul Critchley and Ila Gaye of Maplewood. Daughters: Margaret Roach and David of Danese and Judy Malashevich and Steve of Oak Hill. Grandchildren: Alex, Steve, Kathryn, Gary, Lori, Amy, Jordan and Danielle.

Eight great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Two sisters: Laura Rider of Rupert and Janetta Frazier of Hopewell, VA.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the White Oak Church with Pastor Allen Whitt officiating. Burial will follow at the P.A. Shuck cemetery at Landisburg. Friends may gather with the family on Tuesday evening from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the church.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Arrangements by Wallace & Wallace, of Rainelle.

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