The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


February 2, 2013

Obituaries — Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013


Tom R. Plumley

HINTON — Tom R. Plumley, 77, of Hinton, died Wednesday, January 30, 2013, at Summers Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at Hilldale, following a long illness.

Born March 15, 1935, at Glade, WV, he was a son of the late J. Amos and Nell Ward Plumley.

Tom lived most of his life in Hinton and was a 50-plus-year member of the Hinton Masonic Lodge AM&FM. He was a U.S. Army Veteran where he served as military police and was a retired conductor for CSX railroad.

He is survived by his twin sons, Tommy Plumley and wife Cheryl of Jumping Branch and Tim Plumley and wife Pam of Jacksonville, NC; three grandchildren, Jarrod, Matt and Jill; ex-wife, Wilma L. Plumley of Hinton; two brothers, Melvin Plumley and wife Vivian of Hinton and Fred Plumley and wife Rita of Hinton; and one sister, Norma Willett and husband Jim of Punta Corda, FL.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, February 2, 2013, at Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlors Chapel with Pastor Robbie Merritt officiating. Burial will follow in the Fox Cemetery at Brooks. Friends called from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral parlors.

Hinton Masonic Lodge will serve as pallbearers and conduct graveside rites.

Arrangements are by the Ronald Meadows Funeral Parlors of Hinton.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Bentley Domanic Powell

Bentley Domanic Powell passed away Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013.

Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, at Ark of Safety Church, Roderfield, with Sister Brenda Blankenship officiating. Friends may gather with the family from noon until time of service Saturday at the church. Burial will follow in D.L. Powell Cemetery, Iaeger.

E-mail letters of sympathy may be sent at

The family is being served by the Stafford Family Funeral Home, Lynco.

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