The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


December 3, 2012

Obituaries — Monday, Dec. 3, 2012


Verna L. Lambert

PINEVILLE — Verna L. Lambert, 81, passed away Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete. Calfee Funeral and Cremation Service of Pineville is serving the Lambert family.

Lila (Lotus) Lewis

Lila “Lotus” Lewis 84, of Princewick went to be with her Lord, and to be reunited with her husband on Saturday, December 1, 2012, following a sudden illness.

Lotus was the daughter of the late Avery and Edrie Farley.

Lotus loved the Lord, and through her giving ways she showed that love through her generosity, and giving to others.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years Harlen “H.B.” Lewis. Her grandson Lee Hudson, four brothers Oral, Ted, Darrel, and Kent Farley. Two sisters, Edna Dennis, and Delpha Martin.

Those left to cherish her memory include her daughter Sheryl Carroll and husband Richard of South Carolina, her son Kevin Lewis of Arizona. Four Grandsons Kevin Lee, Phillip, Jason, and Andrew of Arizona, Three brothers Jack Farley, Bill Farley, and Frank Farley, Two sisters Earlene Hunt, and Leta McComas. Two very special nieces Kaye Roles, and Dyann Hatcher, A very special friend Charles Jarrell whom she loved like a brother, two special little helpers D’Ante and Faith Mayo, and a host of nieces, nephews and beloved friends.

Graveside service will be held on Tuesday, December 4, 2012, at 1 p.m. in the Coal City cemetery, where Lotus will be laid to rest next to her husband. Family and Friends will serve as pallbearers.

In lieu of Flowers donations can be made in Lotus’s memory to Hospice of Southern West Virginia c/o the Bowers Hospice House who gave her husband such good care during his illness; she was always grateful for the care he received.

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Arrangements are in the care of Blue Ridge Funeral Home, 5251 Robert C. Byrd Drive, Beckley, West Virginia 25801.

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