The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


September 29, 2013

Obituaries — Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013


Harry Raymond Green

Harry Raymond Green, aged 86, of Beckley, passed away at his home on Friday, September 27, 2013, surrounded by his family.

Born on the 6th of June 1927 in Spanishburg, WV, a son to the late Harrison Green and Paradine Lusk Green.

Mr. Green was a member of the Crab Orchard Church of the Brethren where he proudly served as a Sunday school Superintendent, teacher, and usher. He was a member of the UMWA, and also retired as a certified electrician. He also served our country in the United States Army during World War II.

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Tudor, Weldon, and Chester Green; sisters, Lillian Peters, Violet McKinney, and Mildred Martin.

Survivors include his loving wife of 66 years, Mrs. Elizabeth ‘Bowling’ Green, at home; daughters, Brenda Campbell (Bunny), Dianna Golden (Jeffrey), and Robin Rife (Ricky) all of Beckley; sisters, Goldie Shrewsbury of Beckley and Virginia Green of Columbus, Ohio; grandchildren, Steven Campbell, Allen Campbell (Jennifer), Cristinia Houchins, Breann Bailey (Michael), and Bryan Shirkey (Shelly); also survived by 8 great-grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 7 p.m. on Monday, September 30, 2013, at the Rose and Quesenberry Funeral Chapel in Beckley with Rev. David Shumate and Jim Campbell officiating. Interment will be held privately.

Gentlemen serving as pallbearers are Basil (Bunny) Campbell, Rick Rife, Jeff Golden, Allen Campbell, Bryan Shirkey, and Michael Bailey.

Evening of visitation will begin at 5 p.m. and last up until time of the service.

The family informs that flowers are graciously welcome or you may donate to the Crab Orchard Church of the Brethren.

Private online condolences, floral gifts, and other expressions of sympathy are available to the family via

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

Dale Roger Harold

MARIANNA — Dale Roger Harold, 66, of Marianna, WV, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, September 23, 2013, after a courageous battle with lung cancer.

He was born May 5, 1947, in Fanrock, WV.

Dale retired from the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 132 after 35 years of service. He also belonged to the United Steel Workers district 23 for 5 years.

Dale was preceded in death by his father Darrell Harold of Brenton, and a brother Buel of Brenton.

He was a 1965 graduate of Baileysville High School.

Dales is survived by Dottie his loving wife of 47 years; his mother May Harold of Brenton; a daughter Cynthia and her husband Harry Stafford, Jr., of Clermont, FL, and their children Chelsea, Courtney, Megan, and Caleb; a son Dale, Jr., of Marianna, and his kids Kaylee, and Dale III; a brother Paul and his wife Linda of Saltville, VA, and their son Eric; a sister Patricia and her husband Eddie St. Clair of Marianna, and their kids Missy and Eddie Lee; two nieces Angie and Christy.

Dale enjoyed taking his Camaro to car shows and being a citizens band radio enthusiast, where he enjoyed talking to his many friends on CB channel 36.

The family wishes to honor Dale’s request of no service.

In lieu of flowers, donations to be made in Dale’s name to: Hospice of Southern WV, PO Box 1472, Beckley, WV 25802, or American Cancer Society (Lung Cancer), PO Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.

E-mail letters of sympathy may be sent at

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

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